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Honor Mission

Gerald R. "Jerry" Gibas, Veteran
USA - Vietnam
Niagara Falls, New York - 21 Aug 2017


We have been requested to stand in Honor of the U.S. Army Vietnam War Service of Gerald R. "Jerry" Gibas of the Town of Niagara, who passed away on August 5th. Mr. Gibas served from 1966-1968, including 12 months in Vietnam with Company C, 3rd Infantry Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division. His MOS was 11B40-Light Weapons Infantryman, and he was Honorably Discharged on 12 January 1968 with the rank of Sergeant (E-5.) For his brave Service to our Nation, Sgt. Gibas was awarded: Army Commendation Medal; Purple Heart Medal; Combat Infantryman Badge; National Defense Service Medal; Vietnam Service Medal; Vietnam Campaign Medal.

Primary Staging Time: 9:30 A.M.

Divine Mercy Parish
2437 Niagara Street
Niagara Falls, New York - 14303

Ride Captain:

Don Becker
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Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Memorial Mass with Military Honors at 10:30 A.M.
No Escort - Mr. Gibas will be interred in Arlington National Cemetery.
Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American Flag or U.S. Army flag, dress for the weather, and ensure you have a beverage for proper hydration.
Please do whatever you are able to help Honor the Vietnam War Service of Mr. Gibas, and to support his loving and grieving 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, SRC, R-1
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Attn: Treasurer
PO Box 637
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590




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