***HONOR MISSION***JOHN PROVOST, IC3, US NAVY RESERVE, 0830 HRS (8:30 AM), SATURDAY, 10 NOVEMBER 2018, ST. MARGARET SHRINE, 2523 PARK AVENUE, BRIDGEPORT, CT 06604

[This mission is past tense and posted merely for archival purposes only]

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We have been honored to be asked to attend the service for John Provost, IC3, US Navy, who served from September 1955 to September 1957 aboard the USS Tidewater, AD-31. John was Retired Deputy FireChief with the Bridgeport Fire Department with 22 years of service. He was President of the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) Local 834 from 1983 to 1987, a member of IAFF from 1971 to 1993 and former member ofBridgeport Retired Firefighters.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and Flags and water will be on hand.
SERVICE:                                      0830 HRS (8:30 AM), Saturday, 10 November 2018
                                                             St. Margaret Shrine
                                                             2523 Park Avenue
                                                             Bridgeport, CT  06604
INTERMENT:                               FOLLOWING CHURCH SERVICE
                                                             Gate of Heaven Cemetery
                                                             1056 Daniels Farm Road
                                                             Trumbull, CT 06611

God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.

Respectfully,

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***SPECIAL EVENT***HONOR AND REMEMBER FLAG PRESENTATION, MONDAY, 12 NOVEMBER 2018, STAGE: 1730 HRS (5:30 pm), 2 BROTHERS RESTAURANT AND PUB, 20 HARTFORD ROAD #10, SALEM, CT 06420

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We are honored to be invited to attend the Honor and Remember Flag Presentation Ceremony to honor Lawrence William McNichol, LCpl, US Marine Corps, who served from 3-1969 to 10- 1970 with MFWS-1, MWHG-1, 1ST MAW, III MAF. He was awarded the Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal with 4 Bronze Stars, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, the Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.

ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and Flags will be on hand.

STAGE: 1730 HRS (5:30 pm), Monday, 12 November 2018
2 Brothers Restaurant and Pub
20 Hartford Road #10
Salem, CT 06420
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.

Respectfully,

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***SPECIAL MISSION***VETERANS DAY BREAKFAST AND FLAG RAISING, MONDAY, 12 NOVEMBER 2018, 0630 HRS (6:30 AM), EAST HADDAM MIDDLE SCHOOL, 73 CLARK-GATES ROAD, MOODUS, CT 06469

Patriot Guard and Associates,

We have been invited to participate in this, the 5th year we have taken part in this event. We will talk to the students about our service in the military to raise awareness of the duties of our Veterans. A Continental Breakfast will be served at 0730 Hrs (7:30 AM) and a Flag Raising will occur at 0850 Hrs (8:50 AM).
SRC Don Camden will be RCIC and Flags will be on hand.
STAGE:                                   
0630 HRS (6:30 AM),  Monday
12 November 2018
East Haddam Middle School
73 Clark-Gates Road
Moodus, CT 06469
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.

Respectfully,

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***SPECIAL MISSION***TRI-TOWN ANNUAL VETERANS DAY PARADE, 1200 HRS (12:00 NOON), SUNDAY, 11 NOVEMBER 2018, MUSTER AT DEEP RIVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 12 RIVER STREET, DEEP RIVER, CT 06417

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We have been invited to participate in the Tri-Town Annual Veterans Day Parade sponsored by the American Legion Post # 97. We will provide a motorcycle escort at the start of the Parade and Stand a Flag Line for the Ceremony at the Town Green.
SRC Steve Marcolini will be RCIC for the event. Bring your own Flags and water.
STAGE:                                     
1200 HRS (12:00 NOON), Sunday
11 November 2018
Deep River Elementary School
12 River Street
Deep River, CT 06417
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.
Respectfully,

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***SPECIAL MISSION***2ND ANNUAL VETERANS DAY CLASSIC 3 MILER, HOSTED BY AT&T VETERANS CT-NE CHAPTER, 0900 HRS (9:00 AM), CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, 287 WEST STREET, ROCKY HILL, CT 06067

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We have been asked to participate in the 2nd Annual Veterans Day Classic 3 Miler Run being hosted by the AT&T Veterans CT-NE Chapter at the CT Veterans Affairs Campus in Rocky Hill, CT. We will help with the set-up of the run route and other miscellaneous activities.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and have Flags and water on hand.
STAGE:                                         
0800 HRS (8:00 AM), Saturday
10 November 2018
Department of Veterans Affairs
 287 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.

Respectfully,

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***HONOR MISSION***VINCENT JOSEPH FRANK MITCHELL, FC3, US NAVY, FRIDAY, 1000 HRS (10:00 AM), 9 NOVEMBER 2018, OUR LADY OF POMPEII CHURCH, 355 FOXON ROAD, EAST HAVEN, CT 06513

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We are honored to be asked to stand for Vincent Joseph Frank Mitchell, FC3, US Navy, who served from November 1942 to December 1945 at Naval Receiving Station, New Haven, CT; Naval Training Station, Newport, RI and aboard the USS Schroeder, DD-501. He was awarded the Navy Good Conduct Medal, the American Campaign Medal, The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, the World War II Victory Medal and the Philippine Liberation Medal with 2 Stars.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and have Flags and water on hand.
CHURCH STAGE:  
1000 HRS (10:00 AM), Friday,
9 November 2018
Our Lady of Pompeii Church
355 Foxon Road
East Haven, CT 06513
INTERMENT:
1100 HRS (11;00 AM), Friday, 9 November 2018
All Saints Cemetery
700 Middletown Avenue
North Haven, CT 06473
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.
Respectfully,

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***SPECIAL NOTICE***ANNOUNCEMENT OF PROMOTION OF MARK BRUNDAGE, JR., TO THE POSITION OF RIDE CAPTAIN

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

I am extremely pleased to announce that Mark Brundage, Jr. has accepted the appointment as a Ride Captain in the Patriot Guard Riders. I hope you will all welcome Mark when you see him at a mission. He is one of our most dedicated members and has attended almost every one of our missions and is a very dedicated member of our group. I congratulate him on accepting the position and know we can depend on him to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.

Respectfully, 

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

**SPECIAL EVENT** VETS ROCK EARTH EXPO CENTER MOHEGAN SUN CASINO UNCASVILLE CT 06382 FRIDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2018 0830 HRS STAGE

**SPECIAL EVENT**
VETS ROCK EARTH EXPO CENTER
MOHEGAN SUN CASINO
UNCASVILLE CT 06382
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2018
0830 HRS STAGE

Patriot Guard and Associates;
We have been invited to participate in the VETS ROCK EXPO being held at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT 
We will man a table to promote the PGR and to let Veterans and Families know about our services.
We will distribute our trifolds and answer questions. 
Our table will be manned from 10am until 6pm. Set up will be from 0830 am until 0945 am.
 
Members planning on manning the table are required by the casino to provide a photocopy of each members Drivers License and Health Insurance Card in order to staff the booth. This is a casino management requirement and can not be altered. Members not wishing to provide the photocopy will not be permitted to man the booth.
 
Any questions should be directed to SC Mac McArthur, ASC Jack Casey or ASC Skip Petras.
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)

 

***HONOR MISSION***WILLIAM MARKAVICH, SR., SGT, US MARINE CORPS, VIETNAM VETERAN, TUESDAY, 9 OCTOBER 2018, NEW BRITAIN MEMORIAL-SAGARINO FUNERAL HOME, 444 FARMINGTON AVE., NEW BRITAIN, CT 06053

***HONOR MISSION***
WILLIAM MARAKAVICH, SR.
SGT, US MARINE CORPS VIETNAM VETERAN
TUESDAY, 9 OCTOBER 2018,
NEW BRITAIN MEMORIAL-SAGARINO FUNERAL HOME
444 FARMINGTON AVE.,
NEW BRITAIN, CT 06053

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We have been asked to escort and attend the funeral for William Markavich, Sr., Sgt, US Marine Corps. He served from October 1965 to October 1968 as a Mortar Man in Service Company, Headquarters and Service Battalion, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, SC, and in Vietnam.

He was awarded the Combat Action Ribbon, the Navy Presidential Unit Citation, the Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Service Stars, the Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, the Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
We will stand a Flag Line at the Church and also at the State Veterans Cemetery for his Interment.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and Flags and water will be on hand.
CHURCH SERVICE:                             
0730 HRS, (7:30 AM), Tuesday, 9 October 2018
Visiting hours from 0830 TO 1030 HRS (8:30 TO 10:30 AM)
A celebration of Life from 1030 TO 1115 HRS (10:30 TO 11:15 AM)
New Britain Memorial-Sagarino Funeral Home
444 Farmington Avenue
New Britain, CT 06053
INTERMENT:                                               
Approximately 1200 HRS (12:00 PM), 9 October 2018
Connecticut State Veterans Cemetery
317 Bow Lane 
Middletown, CT 06457
God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.

Respectfully,                                       

MAC MCARTHUR

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

haddamac@gmail.com

mac06438@aol.com

Cell:860-682-7625

Fax: 860-345-3654

***HONOR MISSION*** WILLIAM MILLER, US AIR FORCE THURSDAY, 4 October 2018, 0900 HRS (09:00 AM) THE CATHEDRAL OF ST. PATRICK 213 BROADWAY NORWICH, CT 06360