Honor Mission
Dwight T. Powers
U.S. Marine Corps - Vietnam Veteran
Multi-City - 06/25/2020
 
 
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission:

The PGR has been requested by the family of Vietnam Veteran LCPL Dwight T. Powers to stand for and escort him home to lay with the heroes at Calverton National Cemetery. Mr. Powers served his country honorably from 1967-1969. He then went on to work for U.S. Customs retiring from there as a Senior Inspector.

Primary Staging Date: 06/25/2020
Primary Staging Time: 8:45
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Powell Funeral Home
67 Broadway
Amityville, NY 11701

Map to Funeral Home

Lead Ride Captain: Warren Schlicker
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Lead Ride Captain Phone #:  
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
IMPORTANT

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, fist-bumping, hugs, cheek kissing or any other physical contact.
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • 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 facemask, 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: From the funeral home, there will be an escort to the church which is Saint Martin of Tours, 37 Union Ave, Amityville, NY 11701. Mass is at 9:30 am and all military honors will take place at the church.
Map to Church
From there we will escort to Calverton. Please bring your own flags
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 06/25/2020
Second Staging Time: 11:30
Second Stage - AM or PM: am
Second Location: Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Calverton, NY 11792
Stage at front gate.
Second Lead Ride Captain: Sue and Gene Frohnhoefer
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Second Stage - Special Information:  
Is there a Third Stage to this Mission? no
   
Submitted by: John Fenech
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