***Special Mission*** Honor and Remember Flag Presentation, Richard Tessman, US Navy, KIA Vietnam, Berlin, CT. SUN FEB 16th, 1400hrs

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***Special Mission***

Honor and Remember Flag Presentation

Richard Tessman, US Navy, KIA Vietnam

Berlin, CT.

SUN FEB 16th, 1400hrs

 

Patriot Guard and associates,

 

We are honored to have been invited to participate in a very special Honor and Remember Flag Presentation for Richard Tessman, US Navy.

 

Seaman Apprentice Richard Carl Tessman was killed in Vietnam waters while serving on the USS Newport News.  On October 1, 1972 while providing artillery support to ground troops inland, there was an inboard explosion in her center 8″ gun of number two turret. Nineteen men were killed, Richard Tessman was one of them.

 

CT Rolling Flags is the sponsor of this Honor and Remember Flag presentation.

 

We will stand a Flag Line at this ceremony.

 

ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and flags will be on site.

Final Staging

1315hrs

Sunday February 16th

American legion Post 68

154 Porters Pass

Berlin, CT

  

God Bless America, Our Troops and 1st Responders!!
 
Gregg

Gregg “Flag 7” Barratt
Patriot Guard Riders
Connecticut State Captain
 
“Standing for Those Who Stood for US”!