Memorial Mission

The Moving Wall Vietnam Memorial

Bolton Landing, New York - 21 Sep 2017


Members of the American Legion Post #961 and the Town of Bolton, NY are hosting an appearance of “The Moving Wall”, a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC. “The Moving Wall” has been touring the country for over 30 years and has visited every state in the union, as well as Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam and Saipan. It has displayed over 1,300 times.

The Patriot Guard Riders, along with all riding and veteran organizations have been invited to escort “The Moving Wall” from the staging area to Veterans Memorial Park in Bolton Landing. The organizers have also requested as many volunteers as possible to help with the setup and breakdown of the Wall.

This is a three part mission:
September 21, 2017 - Escort, staging and assembly of the Wall.
September 22, 2017 - Flag line for opening ceremonies.
September 25, 2017 - Closing ceremonies, and breakdown of the Wall.

Primary Staging Time: 07:30 A.M.

The Sagamore
110 Sagamore Rd,
Lower parking area
Bolton Landing, New York - 12814

Ride Captain:

Ray Sestak
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"Big Dan" Nolin
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Special Instructions:

September 21, 2017 - Riders will escort the Wall from the parking area of the Sagamore to Veterans Memorial Park, a distance of approximately 1 mile. PGR members who are not riding are requested to stage in the Park and form a flag line along the roadway for the arrival of the Wall.

Organizers would greatly appreciate any volunteer help with the assembly of the Wall by all participating organizations.

September 22, 2017 - PGR will stand a flag line for opening ceremonies.
Staging is 07:30
Veterans Memorial Park
5034 Lake Shore Dr.
Bolton Landing, NY 12814.

September 25, 2017 - PGR members will stand a flag line for the closing ceremonies.  Any members who are able are asked to assist with the breakdown and loading of the Wall.
Staging at 08:15
Veterans Memorial Park.
Motorized escort for the departure of the Wall is yet to be determined.

Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Ray Sestak
Position: Assistant State Captain


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Attn: Treasurer
PO Box 637
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590




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