** SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION ** JOHN F FIELDING LT COL US ARMY VIETNAM CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY MIDDLETOWN CT 06457 THURSDAY 07/19/2018 1100 HRS STAGING

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** SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION **
 
JOHN F FIELDING LT COL  
US ARMY  VIETNAM
1962 – 1984
 
CEMETERY STAGING ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT  06457
 
THURSDAY JULY 19, 2018
1100 HOURS STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been called to stand in Honor for LT COL John F. Fielding, US ARMY Vietnam 1962 – 1984 including 2 tours in Vietnam.  LT COL Fielding was a family friend of our own Greg and Marcia Young. We are sorry for your loss.
Significant awards include The Bronze Star w/ 4 Oak Leaf Clusters, Meritorious Service Medal w/ 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Air Medal w/  9 Oak Leaf Clusters, Army Commendation Medal w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Valorous Unit Award, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/ 1 Sliver and 1 Bronze Service Star, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry w. Palm Individual Citation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Action Honor Medal 1st Class w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon, Combat Infantryman Badge, 4 Overseas Service Bars, Sharpshooter Badge Pistol 45 Cal, Sharpshooter Badge Rifle M-14 and Marksman Badge M-16 Rifle.
We will stand a flag line at the cemetery only.
SR RC Greg Young will be RCIC with flags and water on site.
Members are reminded that personal weapons are not permitted on State Property.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.


William F. Petras III (Skip)

Assistant State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

** SPECIAL MISSION** SUNDAY JULY 22, 2018 FIDELCO RIDE FOR INDEPENDENCE 103 VISION WAY BLOOMFIELD, CT 06002 0800 HRS STAGE

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** SPECIAL MISSION**
SUNDAY JULY 22, 2018
FIDELCO RIDE FOR INDEPENDENCE
103 VISION WAY
BLOOMFIELD, CT 06002
0800 HRS STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
We have again been invited to participate in the Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation’s 8th Annual Ride For Independence.
This year the ride and all associated festivities will be held on the Fidelco Campus in Bloomfield.
We have been asked to post flags on the entry walkway as in years past and also set up an information table as a Veterans Service Organization.
We will also stand a Flag Line for the Opening Ceremonies.
For those who choose to ride, we can ride together as a group. Those bikes with full flags will again have to take a position at the end of the ride per the Police escorting the ride for safety purposes.
A tentative schedule is as follows;
0800 hrs Staging for set up.  Anyone who has pop up tents and foldup chairs are free to bring them if they choose. We may or may not have the same spot as in previous years. There will be some PGR items for sale at our booth as in past years.
0900-1130 Registration
1130 Opening Ceremonies
1200  Riders depart
1315-1330 Riders return
1330 Lunch is served.  PGR Members can pay the non rider rate and have lunch.
1330-1430 Lunch, raffles, live music ect.
1430 hrs Breakdown and clean up.
The Event will be held inside if weather plays a factor, and the Ride itself will also be dependent on the weather.
ASC Jack Casey and ASC Skip Petras will be RCIC’s aith Flags and water 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
860-463-5316 (cell)
860-358-9648 (fax)

We Have A Brief Respite Between Missions

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Patriot Guard Riders of Connecticut is currently standing down until the next mission is needed. We are on ready stand by for upcoming missions.