US Marines

 

Honor Mission

Carlton Myers "Mike" Day, Jr

US Marine Corps
Vietnam Era Veteran
Law Enforcement Officer (Ret.)

Mechanicville, NY - 08/12/2022

 

Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 4, Region 5


About the Mission:

The family of Carlton Day has requested the participation of the Patriot Guard Riders in his military honors funeral.

Carlton was extremely proud of his service in his beloved Marine Corps. He entered service in 1968 and achieved the rank of Corporal - Specialty - Aviation Radar Repairman. He was a Vietnam War Era veteran. After his honorable discharge, he had a long and very distinguished career with the Rensselaer County Sheriffs Dept. from which he retired. His service there included being a firearms trainer and accident reconstruction expert.

"Mike" was also a factory trained Harley Davidson mechanic enabling him to build and modify his own motorcycles. Mike was also a member of the Renegade Pigs Motorcycle Club.

A full obituary is available for viewing online by clicking here


Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

08/12/2022 at 09:40am


Staging Location:

346 Hudson Ave
Mechanicville, New York  12118

Large parking lot of a closed restaurant (blue building)
Next door to family residence.
Click here for map


Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Bill Schaaf - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

518-542-0608


Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: NYS Guidelines of 2 March 2022, and CDC Guidelines of 3 March 2022, going forward, the Lead Ride Captain for any mission will be responsible for determining whether PGR members will have to mask up or not. Please ensure that you have a mask with you, should the need arise, and respect the LRC’s decision in these matters.


Special Information:

9:55am - KSU from staging location.
PGR will lead the escort of the family, who will be leaving from their home near the staging location.

Escort to Saratoga National Cemetery for military honors funeral at 10:30am.


Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?

yes


Second Staging Date and Staging Time:

08/12/2022 at 10:15am


Second Location:

Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, NY  12871


Second Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Bill Schaaf  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

518-542-0608


Second Stage - Special Information:

For those at the cemetery, pre-stage at the shelter for arrival of family and friends. Be careful to note any funerals underway at the shelter.


Is there a Third Stage to this Mission?

no



Submitted by:

Bill Schaaf

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