Honor Mission
George Ploska
US Army - WW II Veteran
Farmingdale - 01/09/2021
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: PFC George Ploska faithfully and honorably executed his duties to our nation in the US Army from his induction on 14 January 1943 until his honorable discharge on 4 November 1945. He was an MP with Company B of 803rd MP Battalion, serving in occupied Italy.
For his service, he was awarded the American Theater Service Ribbon, European African Middle Eastern Service Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.
Primary Staging Date: 01/09/2021
Primary Staging Time: 12:30
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location:

Pinelawn Memorial Park
(Mausoleum Side)
2030 Wellwood Av
Farmingdale NY 11735


Lead Ride Captain: Wayne Cohen
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 516.729.9869
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

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:

Please stage at the administration parking lot.
The funeral procession expected to arrive approx 12:45 PM from St Paul Church, Hempstead.
Vernon C Wagner Funeral Home.

NOTE Please be advised of new guidelines for standing flag lines, if unsure please check with your Ride Captain.

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Wayne Cohen - SRC Region 8
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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