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Honor Mission

Charles A. Irwin, Veteran
USN - WWII
Calverton, New York - 15 May 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Charles A. Irwin has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. 

Charles, 97, was a WWII, US Navy veteran. He served aboard the USS Leo (AKA-60), an Andromeda-class attack cargo ship, and the The Prairie State (IX-15). Charles was a Navy cook and saw action on Iwo Jima and Okinawa.

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. Charles A. Irwin, United States Navy, WWII veteran and "Greatest Generation" hero.


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 15 May 2018
Primary Staging Time: 12:00 P.M.

Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Boulevard
Calverton, New York - 11933


Ride Captain:

Gene & Sue Frohnhoefer
Frofer@aol.com
631-379-9788


Special Instructions:

Funeral Mass begins 10 AM in Gravesend, Brooklyn. Will likely end 11AM - arrival to Calverton expected 12:30PM.


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: Wayne Cohen
Position: Senior Ride Captain, R8

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