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Honor Mission

John B. Fiore

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Vietnam Veteran
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Multi-City, NY - 01/10/2023

***UPDATED 9 January 2023 - 06:20 hrs***
Primary Staging time has changed
Please see updated details below

 

Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 8, Region 9


About the Mission:

John Baptisto Fiore faithfully and honorable executed his duties to our nation with the 1st Air Cavalry Division as a light weapons infantryman (11B20) in the US Army.  He enlisted on 16 September 1968 and was honorably discharged on 4 September 1969 at the rank of SP4(T.) He remained in Army Reserve until 15 September 1974.  For his faithful service, he was awarded the Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/60 Device and a Combat Infantryman Badge.

He continued to serve the veteran community for the rest of his life. He was Past Commander of Nassau County VFW and was currently serving as Queens County Commander of the American Legion.

His family requests Patriot Guard Riders to honor his life and service with participation in his final honors.


Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

UPDATED

01/10/2023 at 06:00 PM


Staging Location:

Fairchild Sons Funeral Chapel
1570 Northern Blvd
Manhasset, NY 11030


Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

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

516-729-9869


Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: Protect Yourself and Your Family from COVID-19, 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:

UPDATED

Viewing will take place at the funeral home from 2PM to 9PM on Tuesday.  We will attend the American Legion service at 6:30 PM after staging at 6:00 PM. There will be no room to stand a flag line in the chapel, but our attendance will be appreciated.


Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?

yes


Second Staging Date and Staging Time:

01/11/2023 at 09:00am


Second Location:

Fairchild Sons Funeral Chapel
1570 Northern Blvd
Manhasset, NY 11030


Second Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Wayne Cohen

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516-729-9869


Second Stage - Special Information:

We will stand a flag line for the arrival of the family. Funeral service begins at 9:30AM at funeral home. Dignified transfer and escort to Calverton National Cemetery will follow the service.


Is there a Third Stage to this Mission?

yes


Third Staging Date and Staging Time:

01/11/2023 at 10:45am


Third Location:

Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd
Calverton, NY 10933


Third Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Mike Osip

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631-494-8981


Third Stage - Special Information:

Stage at the cemetery gate and see RC Mike Osip for further instructions.


Is there a Fourth Stage to this Mission?

no



Submitted by:

Wayne Cohen - SRC Region 8 NY

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