Honor Mission
Chris T. Andreadakis
US Army - WWII Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 02/16/2021
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 4, Region 5
About the Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent honor of the life and service of Chris T. Andreadakis.

A United States Army veteran, Chris served in WWII at Normandy and in the Battle of the Bulge  For his service, he was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Service Medal, European African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with 5 Bronze stars, and the WWII Victory Medal.  In December of 1945, he was honorably discharged at the rank of 1st Sergeant.

Chris was a Saratoga Springs police officer for over 10 years and a police officer at the Saratoga Race Track for over a decade as well. He retired as highway supervisor in Saratoga Springs, serving for over 30 years. He was a member of the Saratoga ITAM and the Saratoga-WiltonElks Lodge.

Chris' full obituary may be viewed by clicking HERE
Primary Staging Date: 02/16/2021
Primary Staging Time: 11:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: William J Burke & Sons Funeral Home
628 N. Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Lead Ride Captain: John Mercier
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 518-290-5229
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 or any other physical contact of any kind..
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • Here is the link for the NYS rules: NYS Guidelines
  • * 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 face-mask, 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 stand flag line for the arrival of family and friends, and for a short service at Noon.  Following the dignified transfer, we will escort to Saratoga National Cemetery for a 1:00 pm service.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 02/16/2021
Second Staging Time: 12:30
Second Stage - AM or PM: pm
Second Location: Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Rd
Schuylerville, NY  12870
Second Lead Ride Captain: John Mercier
Second LRC Email and Phone #: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Second Stage - Special Information: Anyone arriving at the cemetery is asked to stand sentry at the gate.
Is there a Third Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Dan Nolin
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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