Honor Mission
Kenneth C. Rommel
US Navy - Vietnam Era Veteran
Calverton, NY - 02/19/2021
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: Kenneth Rommel faithfully and honorably executed his duties to our nation as a US Navy Corpsman at the Portsmouth Naval Hospital during the Vietnam War Era.

Further dDetailed military service information is not available, but he continued his service to his community as a member of the North Bellmore American Legion Post 1749, the VWVA. of Bellmore, Chapter 82 of the VVA, and was a Veterans' Service Officer for the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency.
Primary Staging Date: 02/19/2021
Primary Staging Time: 11:00
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd
Calverton, NY 11933
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:

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 or any other physical contact of any kind..
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • Here is the link for the NYS rules: NYS Guidelines
  • * 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 face-mask, 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 cemetery entrance for arrival of funeral cortege from Hungerford & Clark Funeral Home, Freeport.  See Lead Ride Captain Pete Jepson for further instructions.
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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