Honor Mission
George Osganian
US Army - Korean War Era Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 02/06/2021
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 George Osganian. George served in the US Army during the Korean War, enlisting on 18 May 1953. He was trained in Food Services and worked as a Mess Steward (MOS 1824) until his honorable discharge on 10 May 1955. He was discharged at the rank of Private 2nd Class (PV2) and for his service, was awarded the Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Service Medal.

His full obituary may be viewed here:
Primary Staging Date: 02/06/2021
Primary Staging Time: 11:45
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Staging Location: Bryce Funeral Home
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180
Lead Ride Captain: Bob Smith
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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 to be conducted after visitation and brief memorial service. Members will escort to Memory Gardens, 983 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12205 for interment with military honors.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Ray Sestak - ASC Eastern Region
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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