Robert G. Beyer, WW-II & Korean War Veteran
Bergen, N.Y. - 02/15/2020
|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 Robert G. Beyer of Brockport, who passed away on 6 February 2020.
Mr. Beyer served our Nation for a total of 9-1/2 years active duty in the U.S. Army from 1944 - 1953 and was both a WW-II and Korean War Veteran. During WW-II, his MOS was 677-Military Policeman, and he served 24 months with the U.S. Army Infantry in the European Theater of Operations. He was involved in three European Campaigns: Rhineland, Ardennes, and Central Europe. During the Korean War, Mr. Beyer served 10 months of foreign duty in Korea. His final Honorable Discharge was on 3 November 1953 with the rank of Master Sergeant, and he earned the following awards: Combat Infantryman's Badge, Army Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal w/3 Bronze Campaign Stars, Army Occupation Medal, WW-II Victory Medal, M-1 Rifle Marksman Badge, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal w/3 Bronze Service Stars, United Nations Service Medal-Korea.
|Primary Staging Date:||02/15/2020|
|Primary Staging Time:||09:30|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Saint Brigid's Church
18 Gibson Street
Bergen, NY 14416
|Lead Ride Captain:||Joe Joyce|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:|
|Special Information:||Flag Line for the arrival of family and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 AM.
Burial with Military Honors will occur in the Spring.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or U.S. Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Please do what you're able to help Honor the exemplary WW-II and Korean War service of Robert G. Beyer, and to support his loving and proud family.
|Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?||no|
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|