Wreaths Across America Ceremony
All Military Branches
Gates, NY - 12/14/2019
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 1, Region 2|
|About the Mission:||Once again our friends at Gates New York Town Hall have requested the Patriot Guard Riders attend and assist the families of our fallen, as they place a wreath in honor of their loved one's service to our country. On this day, across America, communities come together to honor America's heroes. This is truly a Time to Remember our fallen veterans, A Time to Honor all those who have served and a Time to Teach Our Children the Value of Freedom!|
|Primary Staging Date:||12/14/2019|
|Primary Staging Time:||11:15|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Gates Town Hall
1605 Buffalo Rd
Gates, NY 14624
|Lead Ride Captain:||Greg Sheldon|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:||585-315-8307|
|Special Information:||Pre-event Coffee & Pastry Meet
Location: Dunkin Donuts 1482 Buffalo Rd, Gates NY 14626 (1/4 east of Gates Town Hall)
The ceremony starts at Noon and lasts about 45 minutes.
The Captain will provide flags of all branches of service, plus the MIA/POW flag. Any veteran who would like to present the branch of your service flag, please contact the Ride Captain (asap) Note: Bring a flag pole. Veterans have the first choice. This year, the military flags will escort the family as they place the wreath.
Watch the weather!! Every year we seem to get buried in snow at this event! Dress warm..as in very warm!!
We have been invited to join in for refreshments afterward.
Thank you all... for all that you do!!
|Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?||no|
|Submitted by:||Greg Sheldon|