Honor Mission
John A Horl III
U.S. Navy - U.S Coast Guard
Vietnam Veteran

Multi-City, NY - 01/06/2022
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand for the life and service of John A. Horl III.  Mr. Horl served with honor from 1967 to 1969 as a Seabee in Mobile Construction Battalion 10. He attained a rank of SW3 and served in Vietnam receiving the National Defense Service Medal , Rifle Marksmanship Award, Vietnam Service Medal w/ combat insignia, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ device, and Combat Action Ribbon. In 1973 he enlisted in the US Coast Guard serving until 1979 and he received a Unit Commendation " Best of Type" Battalion of Pacific Fleet.
Primary Staging Date: 01/06/2022
Primary Staging Time: 09:45
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Jacobsen Funeral Home
1380 New York Ave.
Huntington Station ,NY 11746

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Lead Ride Captain: John Merkle
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
Updated 25 May 2021
  • While in any outdoor setting, fully vaccinated PGR members will no longer be required to wear masks but are asked to act responsibly and respect your fellow members decision on this issue. For the protection of others, non-vaccinated members are asked to please wear a mask.
  • For the immediate future, all PGR members will continue to wear masks and social distance while indoors during a mission.
  • Masks will be worn at any other location where organizers, requestors or the Lead Ride Captain has determined that this be done.
  • 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 respect the LRC’s decision on these matters.
  • Here is the link for the Current NYS rules: Current NYS Guidelines
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Current Guidelines
Special Information: Family to arrive at 10am. After dignified transfer escort will leave at 11am to Calverton.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 01/06/2022
Second Staging Time: 11:30
Second Stage - AM or PM: am
Second Location: Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Calverton ,NY 11933
Second Lead Ride Captain: Pete Jepson, SRC, Region9
Second LRC Email and Phone #: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Second Stage - Special Information: Meet at front gate for arrival of escort eta 12 noon. Please bring your flags as PGR flags may not be available.
Submitted by: Pete Jepson, SRC, Region 9
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  dm  01/03


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