Honor and Remember
United State Marine Corps
Franklin, NY - 11/08/2019
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 3, Region 4, Region 5|
|About the Mission:||On January 11, 2010, USMC Cpl Nicholas K. Uzenski, 21, was one of 3 Marines that were killed by hostile fire while in support of combat operations in Now Zad, Afghanistan.
William Uzenski, Nicholas' father, of Bozeman, MT, had him interred with full military honors in Bozeman, Montana.
However, Cpl Uzenski grew up in the Town of Franklin, NY and his mother, Lisa, currently resides in the area. The Patriot Guard Riders of Montana commissioned an Honor and Remember flag for presentation to Nicholas' Gold Star mom, Lisa.
The Honor and Remember flag is currently in the possession of the Patriot Guard Riders of NY and the PGR NY will be part of a Veterans Day ceremony to make the flag presentation to Lisa Uzenski.
|Primary Staging Date:||11/08/2019|
|Primary Staging Time:||07:45|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Franklin Central School
26 Institute St.
Franklin, NY 13775
|Lead Ride Captain:||Lex Danyluk|
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|Special Information:||Honor and Remember flag presentation to Gold Star mom, Lisa Uzenski, will take place at the end of a student assembly honoring Veterans Day. PGR will be joining other Veteran's organizations for this assembly and tribute.
Breakfast will be served at the school starting at 7:30 am. The assembly is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am.
Under the direction of LRC Lex Danyluk, PGR will form a flag line in the assembly as a backdrop to this flag presentation.
|Submitted by:||Bill Schaaf|