Matthew J. Cornetta
US Navy Veteran
Freeport / Calverton, NY - 07/20/2020
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 8, Region 9|
|About the Mission:||
Seaman Second Class, Matthew J. Cornetta faithfully and honorably executed his duties to our nation, enlisting on 12 July 1945 and serving until his honorable discharge on 16 October 1947. His lengthiest service was aboard the USS Badeong Straight (CVE-116), a Commencement Bay-class escort aircraft carrier - also known as a "baby flattop."
View the obituary by clicking HERE.
|Primary Staging Date:||07/20/2020|
|Primary Staging Time:||09:00|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Hungerford and Clark Funeral Home
110 Pine St.
Freeport, NY 11520
|Lead Ride Captain:||Wayne Cohen|
|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.
|Special Information:||Please stage at the funeral home by 9:00 AM for dignified transfer and escort to Calverton National Cemetery, leaving at 9:30 AM sharp.|
|Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?||yes|
|Second Staging Date:||07/20/2020|
|Second Staging Time:||10:15|
|Second Stage - AM or PM:||am|
|Second Location:||Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd
|Second Lead Ride Captain:||Wayne Cohen|
|Second LRC Email and Phone #:|
|Second Stage - Special Information:||Procession leaving Freeport at 9:30 AM may arrive CNC as early as 10:30 AM. Honoree scheduled for 11:00 AM service at shelter.
Flag line at cemetery entrance for arrival of procession.
After arrival of procession, we proceed into shelter area and prepare to stage across roadway from designated shelter.
|Submitted by:||Wayne Cohen - SRC NY Region 8|