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Honor Mission

John J. Camadine Jr., Veteran
USN - WWII

Albany, New York - 06 Apr 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Mr. John J. Camadine Jr. has requested patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. Mr. Camadine, 93, passed on 2 April 2018.

Mr. Camadine was a lifelong Albany resident and served in the United States Navy during WWII. He was a gunner and radioman aboard the SS Samuel Chase, a Liberty Class ship and the USS Bremerton, a Baltimore Class heavy cruiser. He was Honorably discharged on 19 March, 1946 at the rank of Seaman 1st Class. For his service, he was awarded the WWII Victory Medal, American Theatre Medal, European Theatre Medal and the Asiatic Theatre Medal.

After the war, John was employed at Hudson Valley Appliances, Ramapo Wine & Liquor and for many years at the Albany County Comptroller's Office.

Portions of the above narrative are contained in Mr. Camadine's obituary, available for viewing on the McVeigh Funeral Home website at: http://www.mcveighfuneralhome.com/ob...ne/#!/Obituary

The Patriot Guard Riders are proud to have the opportunity to stand for, and render dignity, honor and respect for the life and service of Mr. John J. Camadine Jr., United States Navy veteran and "Greatest Generation" hero.


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06 Apr 2018
Primary Staging Time: 12:30 P.M.

Blessed Sacrament Church
607 Central Ave.
Albany, New York - 12206
 
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Ride Captain:

Paul Orzolek
porzolek@yahoo.com


Special Instructions:

Staging at the church with flag line for arrival of the funeral cortege. Funeral Mass scheduled for 1:00 PM, followed by interment with military honors at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, 1389 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205.

Weather forecast is for snow in the morning, followed by rain. Please dress accordingly. Cages are recommended.


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.





Submitted By: Ray Sestak
Position: Ride Captain

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