Frank H. Newman, Korean War Veteran
Amherst, NY - 12/24/2019
|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 Korean War service of Frank H. Newman of Buffalo, who passed away on 20 December 2019.
Unfortunately, Mr. Newman's DD-214 was lost in the St. Louis fire, but the family has received a Certification of Military Service. Mr. Newman served active duty in the
U.S. Army for 2 years from 1952-1954. According to the family, Mr. Newman was a heavy vehicle operator during his duty in Korea. He was Honorably Discharged on 25 February 1954 with the rank of Corporal. Note: Mr. Newman is the father-in-law of PGRNY Region-1 member Joe Haeick.
|Primary Staging Date:||12/24/2019|
|Primary Staging Time:||8:00|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Lombardo Funeral Home (Northtowns Chapel)
885 Niagara Falls Blvd.
(near Eggert/Sheridan Dr.)
Amherst, NY 14226
|Lead Ride Captain:||Don Becker|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:|
|Special Information:||Flag Line for the arrival of family and friends.
Funeral service at 9:00 AM.
Followed by dignified transfer and escort to Elmlawn Cemetery for Interment with Military Honors.
Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American or U.S. Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Acknowledging that this Mission takes place on the morning of Christmas Eve, please consider taking a little time to provide Honor, comfort, and support to Frank H. Newman and his family.
|Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?||no|
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|