Richard F. Brennan
US Army - Army Reserve
Gulf War Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 03/20/2023
Mission applies to the following Region(s):
Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission:
This veteran started his career in the US Army from 1959 to 1962, and then was separated to the US Army Reserve where he served until serving active duty from10/11/1990 to 5/17/91. During this period he was in Desert Storm/Shield serving as Motor Transport Operator involved in the first convoy to enter Basra, Iraq. He was awarded the Army Service Ribbon,National Defense Service Medal , Southwest Asia Service Medal, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, and Expert Marksmanship Badge Rifle M-16. He attained a rank of Staff Sergeant. The family requests Patriot Guard Riders to stand and honor this American hero.
Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:
03/20/2023 at 09:30am
Michael J. Grant Funeral Home
571 Suffolk Ave.
Brentwood, NY 11717
Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:
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.
Please bring your flags to stand for a dignified transfer and then proceed to cemetery.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?
Second Staging Date and Staging Time:
03/20/2023 at 10:00am
Long Island National Cemetery
2040 Wellwood Ave.
Farmingdale, NY 11935
Second Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:
Jim & Terry Martinelli
Second Stage - Special Information:
Bring your flags and stage at administration awaiting RCs Jim & Terry with the procession.
Is there a Third Stage to this Mission?
Pete Jepson SRC region9
rs 03/16; MER