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Honor Mission

Dennis J. Nicholson, Veteran

Buffalo, New York - 13 Apr 2018



The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in honor of the U.S. Marine Corps service of Dennis J. Nicholson of Lackawana, who passed away on April 8, 2018. Mr. Nicholson served 2-1/2 years active duty from 1968-1971, and his MOS was 0141-Admin Man. Mr. Nicholson was discharged under honorable conditions on 23 April 1971 with the rank of Private (E-1), and he was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.


Primary Staging Time: 2:00 P.M.

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

Ride Captain:

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family.
Calling Hours from 3:00 - 6:00 PM.
Memorial Service at the FH at 6:00 PM.

Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American flag or US Marine Corps flag, and dress for the weather. Please do whatever you're able to help honor the USMC service of Dennis Nicholson and to support his loving and proud 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
Position: SRC, R-1

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