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Honor Mission
Leonard J. Gruja
US Marine Corps
Korean War Veteran
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Multi-City, NY - 06/20/2022
 
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: This veteran faithfully and honorably served his country from October 1953 to August 1956. He attained a rank of Sergeant receiving the Korean Service Medal, UN Service Medal, and National Defense Service Medal. The family stated he has always been a Marine and loved his service to the country.
Primary Staging Date: 06/20/2022
Primary Staging Time: 09:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Saint Joseph Church
45 Church St.
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Lead Ride Captain: Pete Jepson
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 631-922-6330
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: NYS Guidelines of 2 March 2022, 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: Please bring your flags and bike flags if you have them. There will be a mass at 10 am and then an escort to the cemetery. Veteran was cremated prior to this mission.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 06/20/2022
Second Staging Time: 11:00
Second Stage - AM or PM: am
Second Location: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
3442 Route 112
Coram, NY 11727
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: Entrance to the cemetery is on Granny Rd. just west of Rt.112. Wait in the circular area at the top of the staging lanes next to Administration for arrival of the escort. After check-in at Administration, we will proceed to the gravesite for the ceremony. Please bring your own flags/water.
Is there a Third Stage to this Mission? no
   
Submitted by: Pete Jepson SRC Region9
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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