Richard E. Thurber - WWII Veteran
U.S. Army Air Forces
Boliver, NY - 03/14/2020
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 1, Region 2|
|About the Mission:||The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in Honor of the life and service of Richard E. Thurber of Conesus, who passed away on 8 March 2020 at the age of 96.
Mr. Thurber served 3 years active duty in the US Army Air Corps/Air Forces from 1943-1946. His MOS was Clerk-Typist, and he was attached to the 2109th Army Air Forces Base Unit in Georgia. Mr. Thurber attained the rank of Staff Sergeant (E-6), and was Honorably Discharged on 11 February 1946. He earned the Army Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, and WW-II Victory Medal. Mr. Thurber was a Life Member of the Kern-Robinson Post 905 Springwater American Legion.
|Primary Staging Date:||03/14/2020|
|Primary Staging Time:||10:30|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Maple Lawn Cemetery
Route 417 West of Boliver
(Adjacent to Foreman Hollow Road)
Boliver, NY 14715
|Lead Ride Captain:||Don Higgins|
Boliver, NY is in Allegany County.
Flag Line for arrival of Mr. Thurber, Funeral Director, friends and family.
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|