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Honor Mission

John "Jack" McMahon

US Army - WWII Veteran

West Seneca, New York - 12-31-18


The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in Honor of another WWII Hero. John "Jack" McMahon of West Seneca, passed away on 26 December 2018.

Mr. McMahon served 2-1/2 years active duty in the US Army from 1943-1946, including 19 months in the European Theater of Operations with Battery D, 491st Anti-Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion. He was involved in the Central Europe, Normandy and Northern France Campaigns, including ground combat.
Honorably Discharged on 6 January 1946 with the rank of PFC, Mr. McMahon earned the following awards for his Service to our Nation: Army Good Conduct Medal; American Campaign Medal; European- African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal w/3Campaign Stars; WWII Victory Medal; M-1 Rifle Expert Badge.

Staging Time:
8:00 a.m.

Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home
(Same as Curtain FH)
1340 Union Road
West Seneca, NY  14424

Ride Captain:

Bob Woodward

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family.
Brief prayer service at the FH.
Dignified Transfer & Escort to Hillcrest Cemetery for Interment with Military Honors.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Army flag, dress for the weather, and ensure your large flags are securely attached.
Please do your best to help Honor the WWII Service of Jack McMahon, and to support his living and proud family.

Flags & Water:

Flags will not be provided, please bring your own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted by:
Don Higgins, SRC, Reg-1

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HOTH Assistance Flyer Rev C



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