2LT John F. McTigue - KIA WWII
U.S. Army Air Forces
Multi-City, NY - 11/17-18/2019
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 7, Region 8, Region 9|
|About the Mission:||
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) has identified the remains of Astoria native, 2LT John F. McTigue, Killed in Action on 24 August 1944, when the B-17G that he was co-piloting was shot down over Merseberg, Germany.
|Primary Staging Date:||11/17/2019|
|Primary Staging Time:||06:30|
|AM or PM:||pm|
O'Shea Funeral Home
|Lead Ride Captain:||Wayne Cohen|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:||516.729.9869|
|Special Information:||Please stand at the viewing for this World War II hero for as much time as you can spare.
Viewing on Sunday evening 7-9 PM
|Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?||yes|
|Second Staging Date:||11/18/2019|
|Second Staging Time:||09:00|
|Second Stage - AM or PM:||am|
|Second Location:||O'Shea Funeral Home
603 Wantagh Av
Wantagh NY 11793
|Second Lead Ride Captain:||Wayne Cohen|
|Second Stage - Special Information:||We will meet at the funeral home at 0900hrs to stand a flag line to welcome family and guests.
Dignified transfer and escort to church for mass at 1000hrs.
|Is there a Third Stage to this Mission?||yes|
|Third Staging Date:||11/18/2019|
|Third Staging Time:||10:30|
|Third Stage - AM or PM:||am|
Saint Frances De Chantal Church
|Third Lead Ride Captain:||Wayne Cohen|
|Third LRC Email and Phone #:|
|Third Stage - Special Information:||Please stage at church by 9:30 to receive procession from the funeral home.
Escort to Calvary Cemetery in Woodside to follow.
|Is there a Fourth Stage to this Mission?||yes|
|Fourth Staging Date:||11/18/2019|
|Forth Staging Time:||11:45|
|Fourth Stage - AM or PM:||am|
Calvary Cemetery Office
|Fourth Lead Ride Captain:||Wayne Cohen|
|Fourth LRC Email and Phone #:|
|Fourth Stage - Special Information:||Please find:
Third Calvary, Section 34, Range 1, Plot Q, Grave 17
Stage near cemetery office, 49-02 Laurel Hill Blvd, and await the arrival of the procession.
|Submitted by:||Wayne Cohen - SRC Region 8 NY|