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As we are approaching the holiday season, it's an excellent time to remember our fallen and their ultimate sacrafice; another way to remember them is to sponsor a wreath.  Sponsoring a wreath through Wreaths Across America is easy. 

The Patriot Guard Riders of Eastern New York have once again been granted Group Sponsorship status within the Wreaths Across America organization. So what does our Group Sponsorship status mean? Well for every two wreaths that are ordered - using our group codes – Wreaths Across America will donate another wreath - we get 3 for 2. 


Important information 

Our Group Fundraiser Code is:  NY0057
Our Location ID is:  NYGSNS


To sponsor a wreath at Saratoga National Cemetery click HERE

If you would rather mail in an order, click ORDER FORM


 Thank you.

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Honor Mission

Raymond M. Brautlacht, Veteran
Buffalo, New York - 10 Apr 2018


The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in Honor of the US Army Service of Raymond M. Brautlacht, who passed away on April 6, 2018. Mr. Brautlacht served 4-1/2 years in the 1950s, including 18 months in foreign service. His MOS was 532.70-Smoke Generator Operator, and he was attached to the 44th Chemical Company. Mr. Brautlacht achieved the rank of Sergeant, and earned the Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and Army Occupation Medal- Germany.

Primary Staging Time: 1:00 P.M.

Castiglia Funeral Home
873 Abbott Road
Buffalo, New York - 14220

Ride Captain:

Don Becker, Joe Joyce

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family.
Calling Hours from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
Funeral Service at the FH at 8:00 PM.
RC Don Becker will cover 1:00-4:30, RC Joe Joyce will cover 4:30-9:00.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Acknowledging that these are very long Calling Hours, please consider standing for whatever period of time you're able to.
Thank you for your effort to help Honor the Army Service of Raymond M. Brautlacht, and to support his loving family.

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:
Don Higgins, SRC, Reg-1

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PGRNY is an all volunteer 501c3 organization. Donations support our mission of honoring the fallen and Veterans and are tax deductible.

Checks payable to Patriot Guard Riders of NY may be sent to:

PO Box 637

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Or you may donate by credit card or Paypal


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