Memorial Mission
49th Anniversary of the 
Attica Prison Riot
Attica, NY - 09/13/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 1, Region 2
About the Mission: We are approaching the 49th anniversary of the tragedy that was the 1971 Attica Prison Riot. The Patriot Guard Riders have once again been requested to stand with the Forgotten Victims of Attica to honor and remember the eleven heroes that died as a result of the riot.

We will stand a flag line for the Memorial Service honoring the lives and service of those NYS Corrections Officers and civilians lost, and their families who have lived with these tragic memories for 49 years.  Let us help them honor their loved ones lost.
Primary Staging Date: 09/13/2020
Primary Staging Time: 3:00
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location: Attica Village Park
129 Exchange St.
Attica, NY  14011
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Lead Ride Captain: Ken Lyons, RC
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 585~356~8259
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.

  • Stay a minimum of 6 feet apart from each other at all times.
  • No handshaking, fist-bumping, hugs, cheek kissing or any other physical contact.
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • If you are not feeling well in any way, please do not attend this Mission.
  • * ADDITIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Wearing a protective face covering of some kind is required...homemade facemask, bandanna, etc. (Patriotic face coverings would be particularly appropriate) This will not only provide an extra layer of protection to ourselves and others, but will send the message that the PGR takes this crisis seriously and is performing this Mission responsibly.
Special Information:  We will stage at the Village Park at 3:15 pm.  KSU at 3:55pm for the short ride to the prison for the Memorial Service.

All mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection are to be adhered to at all times during this mission.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Ken Lyons, RC Reg1
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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