**SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION** WILLIAM JOHN FERGUSON CAPT. USAF VIETNAM ERA MIDDLETOWN, CT DEC 15, 2017 1030 STAGING

**SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION**
WILLIAM JOHN FERGUSON
CAPT USAF VIETNAM ERA
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY 
317 BOW LANE
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
1030 STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been called to stand in Honor for William John Ferguson Captain, USAF 1957-1963.
Captain Ferguson was assigned to the 52nd Fighter Wing, stationed at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany as an Aircraft Target Officer.
Significant awards include Air Force Long Service Award and the National Defense Service Medal.
Staging will be at 1030 hrs.
We will stand a flag line at the Cemetery only.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and flags & water will be on site.
Members are reminded that personal weapons are not permitted on State Property.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.
For the State Captain,
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

**SPECIAL MISSION** DEDICATION/GROUND BREAKING CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY 317 BOW LANE MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457 TUESDAY DECEMBER 19, 2017 1200 STAGING

**SPECIAL MISSION**
DEDICATION/GROUND BREAKING
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LANE
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
TUESDAY DECEMBER 19, 2017
1200 STAGING

Patriot Guard and Associates;

We are proud to have been invited by the CT DVA to participate in the ground breaking and dedication of a new cemetery section and refurbishment grant for the cemetery.

We will stand a flag line for the ceremony.

Staging will be at 1200 hrs.

SR RC Don Camden will be RCIC and flags will be on site.

Members are reminded that personal firearms are not authorized on CT State property.

God Bless America, Our Troops, and our First Responders.

For the State Captain,


William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

**SPECIAL MISSION** WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA WREATH LAYING CEREMONY CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY MIDDLETOWN, CT DECEMBER 16, 2017

**SPECIAL MISSION**
WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA
WREATH LAYING CEREMONY 
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LANE 
MIDDLETOWN, CT. 06457 
DECEMBER 16, 2017
1030 AM STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
 
We have been requested to assist in the Wreaths Across America Ceremony at the CT State Veterans Cemetery 317 Bow Lane Middletown, CT on December 16, 2017.
 
We will stand a flag line for the ceremony and assist in the placement of Wreaths on the graves. 
 
We will also place Wreaths on the graves of our 12 brothers in the cremation section following the ceremony.
 
Staging will be at the cemetery at 1030 hrs.
 
If anyone is interested in assisting in the unloading and distribution on the Wreaths at the cemetery, you are welcome to join us at 0800 hrs at the cemetery.  
 
Assistance will also be needed following the placement of the Wreaths to assist in the cleanup of the cemetery. Boxes will need to be collected and placed where the cemetery staff wants them, and also to take the tent down. The cemetery staff would appreciate any assistance that we can provide. 
 
ASC Skip Petras will be RCIC and flags and water will be on site. 
 
Members are reminded to dress appropriately for the weather and personal firearms are not authorized on State Property. 
 
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.
For the State Captain, 
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

**HONOR MISSION** JOHN MICHAEL FLEMING EOH2 USN/USNR MIDDLETOWN CT THURSDAY 12/07/17 1030 STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
JOHN MICHAEL FLEMING
EOH2 USN/USNR 06/53 – 03/59
THURSDAY DECEMBER 7 2017
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY 
1030 HRS STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been called to stand in Honor for John Michael Fleming  EOH2 USN/USNR
John served from 06/53 – 03/59 with significant duty station of Naval Station Argentia, Newfoundland Com Three.
Significant awards include the National Defense Service Medal
We will stand a Flag Line ONLY and the CT State Veterans Cemetery  314 Bow Lane Middletown, CT 06457.
Cemetery Stage will be at 1030 hrs.
ASC Skip Petras will be RCIC with flags and water on site.
Members are reminded to dress appropriately for the weather. 
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.
For the State Captain, 
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax

**SPECIAL MISSION**CT VETERANS HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING HARTFORD CT DECEMBER 4, 2017 STAGING AT 3:30 PM

** SPECIAL MISSION **
CT VETERANS HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY
LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING ATRIUM
300 CAPITOL AVE.
HARTFORD, CT. 06106
STAGING 3:30pm 

Patriot Guard and Associates;

We have been invited to attend the Ct State Veterans Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to be held at the Legislative Office Building Atrium,  300 Capitol Ave. Hartford, CT 06106 on December 4, 2017.
We will stand a flag line for this ceremony. 
Staging will be at 3:30pm to allow for parking and for members to pass through the increased security in place at the LOB. 
Members are reminded that we will be on State Property and personal weapons are not authorized. 
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and flags and water will be on site.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.
For the State Captain,
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

**HONOR MISSION** DOMINIC ANTHONY PETRILLO PVT/PFC/AMN 3RD CL US ARMY/US ARMY READY RESERVE/ US AIR FORCE RESERVE KOREA DECEMBER 2, 2017 NEW HAVEN CT/ WEST HAVEN CT 0900 STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
DOMINIC ANTHONY PETRILLO
USA, USAR, USAFR
NEW HAVEN CT 
WEST HAVEN CT
SATURDAY DECEMBER 2, 2017
0900 CHURCH STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor of Dominic Anthony Petrillo, US Army, US Army Reserve, US Air Force Reserve 
Dominic served in the US Army as a PVT 01/47 – 09/47,  US ARMY Ready Reserve as a PFC 01/51 – 02/53 with the Army Medical Department Center and School, and the US Air Force Reserve as an Airman 3rd class 05/54 – 05/58
Significant awards include the National Defense Service Medal
We will stand a flag line at the church and cemetery.
FLAGGED VEHICLE ESCORT REQUESTED.
Church staging will be at 0900 hrs at St Anthony’s Church,  70 Washington Av New Haven, CT 06519
 
Cemetery Staging will be at 1100 hrs at St Lawrence Cemetery  280 Derby Av, West Haven, CT 06516
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC with flags and water on site. 
Members are reminded to dress appropriately for the weather.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and First Responders.
For the State Captain,
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax) 

**HONOR MISSION** TIMOTHY EDWARD DONOVAN RMC US NAVY WWII, KOREA, VIETNAM 04/44 – 08/67 ANSONIA CT 11/30/2017 STAGING 1000

**HONOR MISSION**

TIMOTHY EDWARD DONOVAN RMC US NAVY

WWII, KOREA, VIETNAM 04/44 – 08/67

ANSONIA, CT

11/30/2017 STAGING 1000

**HONOR MISSION**
TIMOTHY EDWARD DONOVAN
RMC US NAVY
WWII, KOREA, VIETNAM 04/44-08/67
CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION 
61 N CLIFF ST
ANSONIA, CT 06401
30 NOVEMBER 2017
1000 STAGING 
FLAGGED ESCORT REQUESTED FROM THE CHURCH TO THE CEMETERY
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been called to stand in Honor for Timothy Edward Donovan RMC US Navy WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. 
RMC Donovan served from 04/1944 – 08/1967
Significant duty stations include  LST Group 96, USS LST-1120, USS LST-685, USS Prairie AD-15, USS Toledo CA-133, ONI Washington, DC, CNO Washington, DC, USS Stoddard DD-566, Staff USS Dixie AD-14, Staff USS Piedmont AD-17, Staff Teletype Maint School Naval Base Norfolk, VA, USS Northhampton CC-1, USS Roy O. Hale DER-336, USS Arcadia AD-23, Naval Radio Station Beavertail Point Newport, RI
Significant Awards include Navy Good Conduct Medal x 4, American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/ 1 Star, World War Victory Medal, Navy Occupation Service Medal w/ Asia Clasp, China Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal w/ 1 Star, Korean Service Medal, Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Unites Nations Service Medal, Philippine Liberation Medal, Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
We will stand a flag line at the Church of Assumption 61 N Cliff St Ansonia, CT 06401 prior to services, then provide a flagged vehicle escort from the church to the cemetery,  Pine Grove Cemetery,  15 Church St  Ansonia, CT 06401
FLAGGED VEHICLES HAVE BEEN REQUESTED
SC Mac McArthur will be RCIC and flags & water will be provided. 
Members are reminded to dress appropriately for the weather.  
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.
For the State Captain,  

William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

WELCOME HOME YELLOW RIBBON CEREMONY EAST HAMPTON, CT SUNDAY NOVEMBER 19TH 1200 HRS STAGING

**SPECIAL MISSION**
WELCOME HOME YELLOW RIBBON CEREMONY
CMDR MICHAEL FLATLEY US NAVY
YELLOW RIBBON TREE 
MAIN ST EAST HAMPTON CT 06424
NOVEMBER 19TH, 2017 
1200 HRS STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
We have been invited to participate in a Welcome Home/Yellow Ribbon Ceremony to be held for CMDR Michael Flatley USN returning from Afghanistan.
We will stand a flag line for this event. 
Staging will be the parking area of the Congregational Church 59 Main St East Hampton, CT 06424 at 1200 hrs. 
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and will have flags & water on site. 
Members are reminded to wear appropriate dress for the weather.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and First Responders.
For the State Captain,
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

**SPECIAL MISSION ** HONOR AND REMEMBER FLAG PRESENTATION WEDS NOV 16, 2017 GROTON, CT 1700 HRS STAGING

**SPECIAL MISSION **

HONOR AND REMEMBER FLAG PRESENTATION

WEDS NOV 16, 2017

GROTON, CT 1700 HRS STAGING

Patriot Guard and Associates;

We have been invited to participate in the presentation of an Honor & remember flag to the family of a US Marine Riflemen killed in action in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam in 1966. 
Being Honored is Johnie Lee Blount Jr. CPL USMC 07/63-07/66.
Cpl Blount served with Company K, 3rd Battalion, 9th Marine regiment, 3rd Marine Division III MAF
We will stand a flag line during the presentation.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and have flags and water will be on site.
 
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.
 
For the State Captain,
William F. Petras III (Skip)
Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
ascspetras@ctpatriotguard.org
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

**HONOR MISSION** JEFFERSON WRIGHT HARRIS ETC (SS) USN COLD WAR VETERAN NOV 14 2017 NEW LONDON CT 1600HRS STAGING

DATE CHANGE   DATE CHANGE

[**HONOR MISSION** JEFFERSON WRIGHT HARRIS ETC (SS) USN COLD WAR VETERAN NOV 14 2017 NEW LONDON CT 1600HRS STAGING]

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**HONOR MISSION**
JEFFERSON WRIGHT HARRIS ETC (SS) US NAVY
FULTON and THEROUX FUNERAL HOME 
181 OCEAN AV
NEW LONDON, CT 06320
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
STAGING AT 1600 HRS
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**HONOR MISSION**
JEFFERSON WRIGHT HARRIS ETC (SS) US NAVY
FULTON and THEROUX FUNERAL HOME
181 OCEAN AV
NEW LONDON, CT 06320
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
STAGING AT 1600 HRS

Patriot Guard and Associates;

Sadly we have been called to stand in Honor for Jefferson Wright Harris ETC (SS) USN 12/78-01/93.
ETC Wright served at the Submarine Base New London, CT, USS George Washington Carver SSBN 656 (Gold), USS Will Rogers SSBN 659 (Blue), Fleet Ballistic Missile Navigation Test Unit Submarine School New London CT.
Significant awards include Navy Commendation Medal, Navy Achievement Award (3), Navy “E” Ribbon, Navy Good Conduct Medal (3), National Defense Service Medal, Submarine Warfare Dolphins.
We will stand a flag line at the funeral home for visitation and memorial service only.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC with flags and water on site.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.

For the State Captain,