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Special Event

"M-1 For Vets Presentation"
East Aurora F&G Club
East Aurora, New York - 20 May 2017

 ABOUT THE MISSION:

Members,

Each year, the East Aurora Fish & Game Club makes special presentations of M-1 Garand Rifles to deserving Military Veterans who have been wounded in combat action.  PGR has had the honor during past presentations to stand a Flag Line and be present to thank these Heroes in person for their sacrifices. 

This year's two recipients are: 

USMC Sgt. Lorne Lemieux, 1966-67, 3rd BN, 26th Marines, wounded 24 January 1967 near Hue City, Vietnam. 

USMC LCpl. Nathan Timblin, MOS 0311, 2005-06, Co. I, 3rd BN, 25th Marines, wounded in support of Operation Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom.

 

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS:  20 May 2017

Primary Staging Time: 12:00 P.M.

    East Aurora Fish & Game Club

    1018 Luther Road

    East Aurora, NY  14052

    Map:   http://mapq.st/2qoeDBS

 Ride Captain:

Don Becker

dbecker97545@roadrunner.com

Special Instructions:

    Presentation of M-1 Garand Rifles is scheduled for 1:00 PM.
    Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American Flag or USMC flag, and dress for the weather.
    Please try to support this Special Event in Honor of these Wounded Warriors.

    PGR Members are invited to attend the luncheon at the clubhouse following the Presentation.

Flags & Water:

    Flags WILL NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.

    If You Have Large Bike Flags, Please Bring Them

    Water WILL Be Provided.

 

Don Higgins

Senior Ride Captain

PGRNY Region-1

gladiator6988@hotmail.com

 

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