Honor Mission
Gerard E. Ehler
US Marine Corps - Korean War Veteran

Calverton, NY - 02/25/2021
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission:

Gerard E. Ehler faithfully and honorably executed his duties to our nation as a Tank Crewman (1811) in the 2d Tank Battalion, 2d Marine Division, US Marine Corps from 31 May 1951 until his honorable discharge at the rank of PFC on 30 May 1954.

For his service, he was awarded the Korean Service Medal w/2 stars, the United Nations Service Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal.

Primary Staging Date: 02/25/2021
Primary Staging Time: 02:00
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location: Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd
Calverton, NY 11933
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 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 in parking area of Comfort Station along the blue line at Calverton.
No escort, no funeral home involved. Family bringing cremains directly to cemetery for final honors.
See RCs Gene and Sue for 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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