Honor Mission
Rudolph Blair
U.S. Army
Calverton - 05/15/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: PFC Rudolph Blair faithfully and honorably executed his duties to our nation as Bugler (803) in the Quartermaster Corps of the U.S. Army during World War II. He was inducted on 15 February 1943 and was honorably discharged on 11 December 1945.
Battles and campaigns as follows: Ardennes, Central Europe, Northern France, Rhineland. For his service, he was awarded the American Service Medal, the European-African-Middle Eastern Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal. He was an Expert on the M1 Rifle.
His family has requested PGR participation in his final honors.
Primary Staging Date: 05/15/2020
Primary Staging Time: 9:45
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd
Calverton NY 11792
Lead Ride Captain: Gene and Sue Frohnhoefer
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 631.379.9788
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.

  • Stay a minimum of 10 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 cemetery gate and see RCs Gene and Sue for instructions.
Procession leaving from Macken Mortuary, Inc, Rockville Center approximately 9:15 AM.
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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