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Special Mission

Armed Services Day at the Altamont Fair

All Military Branches
All Branches incl SpaceForce

Altamont, NY - 08/17/2022


Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 4, Region 5

About the Mission:

Patriot Guard Riders have once again been invited to attend the ceremonies scheduled at the Altamont Fairgrounds on August 17, 2022 for Armed Services Day. The ceremonies honoring our military and veterans will be conducted by members of the American Legion Riders, Helderberg Post 977 and will include the Presentation of Colors.

Let's have a strong PGR show of support in honor of our military, veterans and our ALR brothers and sisters.

Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

08/17/2022 at 01:30 p.m.

Staging Location:

Altamont Elementary School
Parking Lot
117 Grand St.
Altamont, NY 12009
Click here for map

Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Bill Schaaf - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: NYS Guidelines of 2 March 2022, 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.

Special Information:

Staging with the ALR members in the parking lot of the elementary school for group ride in. KSU - 1:50 p.m. PGR will form a flag line for the ceremonies to be conducted at the Northrup Stage at 2:00 p.m., as in years past.

For those PGR members that may be caging it, enter the parking area via the Brandle Road gate (use 226 Brandle Road for GPS, click here for map) and make your way to the Northrup Stage area.

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?


Submitted by:

Ray Sestak

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rs 08/04; MER


Checks payable to Patriot Guard Riders of NY may be sent to:

Attn: Treasurer
PO Box 637
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590




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