Honor Mission
Gerald Randolph
US Marine Corps - Gulf War Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 03/19/2021
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 4, Region 5
About the Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders will stand in silent honor of the life and service of Gerald Randolph. Gerald, 54, passed on March 4, 2021.

Gerald served as a Combat Engineer (MOS 1371) in the US Marines from November of 1987 to December of 1991, and was a Gulf War Veteran. He was honorably discharged on December 23, 1991 at the rank of Corporal (E-4), and for his service, was awarded the Bronze Star, National Defense Service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal w/2 stars, Good Conduct Medal, Sea Service Ribbon w/1 star, a Letter of Appreciation and Expert Rifle Badge.
Primary Staging Date: 03/19/2021
Primary Staging Time: 11:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home
8 109th St.
Troy, NY 12182
Lead Ride Captain: Ed Czuchrey
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #:  
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: Staging at the funeral home with a flag line for the dignified transfer. Escort to Saratoga National Cemetery to follow. Estimated departure time of 12:00 pm for 1:00 pm interment service.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 03/19/2021
Second Staging Time: 12:30
Second Stage - AM or PM: pm
Second Location: Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, NY 12871
Second Lead Ride Captain: Ed Czuchrey
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Second Stage - Special Information: Interment with military honors scheduled for 1:00 pm. Those members arriving early are asked to form a flag line at the entrance for the arrival of the funeral cortege.
Submitted by: Ray Sestak
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