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We have been asked to Honor PFC Frank Celentano, WW2 USMC Veteran & Hero.

During WWII Frank took the blow of a grenade, saving the lives of 5 of his men and loosing his arm. He was honored with The Navy Cross, Silver Star, Purple Heart and was recommended for the Metal of Honor. He passed on 6/11. We were requested by PGR member Donato and also his granddaughter Theresa.

Date: Friday June 15th, 2012
Time: 1000 hrs
Location: Rocky Point Funeral Home, 603 Rte 25A, Rocky Point

RC: Pete Jepson (

Details: We will be staging a flagline at FH, then escort to church, then escort to CNC.

Please bring your flags with you.

Wake Details
Thursday 1400-1600 & 1900-2100hrs

Frankie B Bania
Senior Ride Captain
Patriot Guard Riders, Region 9-NY

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