John Eugene Thompson
US Marine Corps Veteran
Shinglehouse, PA - 07/11/2020
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 1, Region 2|
|About the Mission:||The Patriot Guard Riders of Pennsylvania have invited PGRNY members to join them in Honoring the life and service of John Eugene Thompson, who passed away on 26 June 2020. Mr. Thompson served active duty Honorably in the US Marine Corps from 1963-1967, and the USMC Reserves from 1967-1969. Quoting from PGRPA State Captain Tim Smith: "PGRPA was requested and now inviting PGRNY in Regions 1 and/or 2 to attend, as Mr Thompson was born in Olean, NY and Shinglehouse is just across the border. PGRPA would be honored to have PGRNY to stand with us!"
PGRPA Mission Posting: https://papatriotguard.org/
|Primary Staging Date:||07/11/2020|
|Primary Staging Time:||08:15|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Bolivar, NY Fire Department Parking Lot
460 Main Street (Rt. 417)
Bolivar, NY 14715
|Lead Ride Captain:||Skip Merrick|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:|
|Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:||
The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.
|Special Information:||Staging in preparation to ride together (KSU @8:30) to the Shinglehouse, PA staging site:
American Legion Post #530
1 Legion Rd, Shinglehouse, PA 16748
Members who prefer to ride directly to the Legion Post, please do so and arrive by 9:00 AM.
Please be prepared with a clean 3x5 American or USMC flag, and dress for the weather.
Please be prepared to comply with current social distancing and face covering requirements in the Shinglehouse region.
PLEASE BE ADVISED: This Mission is one of five (5) we have so far on Saturday 11 July. The others are at various times in Scio, East Aurora, Depew, and Hemlock. Please stay tuned for Postings and choose which one(s) you're able to support.
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|