***SPECIAL MISSION***FLAG RETIREMENT CEREMONY, 1130 HRS (11:30 AM), SATURDAY, 17 NOVEMBER 2018, WESTBROOK ELKS LODGE #1784.142 SEASIDE AVENUE, WESTBROOK, CT 06498

***SPECIAL MISSION***

FLAG RETIREMENT CEREMONY, 1130 HRS (11:30 AM)

SATURDAY, 17 NOVEMBER 2018

WESTBROOK ELKS LODGE #1784.142

SEASIDE AVENUE, WESTBROOK, CT 06498

 

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We are honored to be asked to attend the Flag Retirement Ceremony presented by the Elks Lodge. There will be lunch provided as well as music and a guest speaker from the CT National Guard.

ASC Skip Petras will be RCIC and have Flags on hand.

SPECIAL EVENT: 1030 HRS (10:30 AM), Saturday, 17 November 2018
Westbrook Elks Lodge #1784
142 Seaside Avenue
Westbrook, CT 06498

This event is at the same time as an Honor Ceremony for a Veteran taking place in Norwalk, CT.

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 MARKELON, LCPL, US MARINE CORPS, 1000 HRS (10:00 AM), ST. MATTHEW CHURCH, 216 SCRIBNER AVENUE, NORWALK, CT 06854

***HONOR MISSION***

WILLIAM MARKELON, LCPL, US MARINE CORPS

1000 HRS (10:00 AM), ST. MATTHEW CHURCH

216 SCRIBNER AVENUE

NORWALK, CT 06854

 

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

We are honored to have been asked to attend the Funeral Service for William James Markelon, Lcpl, US Marine Corps who served from January 2009 to January 2013 as a Machine Gunner. He was stationed at 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, FMF, Camp Lejeune, NC during Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan. He was awarded the Combat Action Ribbon with 1 Gold Star, the Navy Presidential Unit Citation, the Navy Unit  Commendation, the National Defense Service Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with 1 Bronze Star, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars and the NATO-ISAF Medal.
We will stand a Flag Line at the Church and at the Cemetery. If possible we will provide a Motorcycle Escort from the Church to the Cemetery.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and Flags and water will be on hand.
CHURCH SERVICE:                                    0900 HRS (9:00 AM), Saturday, 17 November 2018
                                                                                  St. Matthews Church
                                                                                  216 Scribner Avenue
                                                                                  Norwalk, CT 06854
INTERMENT:                                                    1000 HRS (10:00 AM), Saturday, 17 November 2018
                                                                                   St. John’s Cemetery
                                                                                   223 Richards Avenue
                                                                                   Norwalk, CT 06580

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** HENRY G. CARRON JR A1C US AIR FORCE KOREA MONDAY NOVEMBER 5TH 2018 WINDSOR LOCKS CT

**HONOR MISSION**
HENRY GEORGE CARRON JR
AIRMAN 1ST CLASS US AIR FORCE KOREA
1951-1955
MONDAY NOVEMBER 5, 2018
 
CHURCH STAGE
ST ROBERT BELLARMINE CHURCH
52 SOUTH ELM ST
WINDSOR LOCKS, CT 06096
0900 HRS STAGING
 
CEMETERY STAGE
ST JOSEPH CEMETERY
HILL ST
SUFFIELD, CT
06078
1000AM STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we are called to Stand in Honor for Henry George Carron Jr A1C US Air Force, Korea as an Aircraft Radio Repairman.
Significant Duty stations include the 539th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, Aerospace Defense Command Stewart Air Force Base, Newburgh, NY.
Significant Awards include The National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Republic Of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, United Nations Service Medal, Air Force Good Conduct Medal, and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Henry was the Great Uncle of our own Sarah Petras, We are sorry for your loss.
We will Stand a flag line at the Church and Cemetery.
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 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)

 

***HONOR MISSION***JOHN CHESTER SIKORA, CAPT., US AIR FORCE, VIETNAM VETERAN, 1030 HRS (10:30 AM), 3 NOVEMBER 2018, ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 3 CROSS STREET, ESSEX, CT 06426

***HONOR MISSION***

JOHN CHESTER SIKORA, CAPT., US AIR FORCE VIETNAM VETERAN

1030 HRS (10:30 AM), 3 NOVEMBER 2018

ST. JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH

3 CROSS STREET, ESSEX, CT 06426

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

Sadly we are asked to stand for John Chester Sikora, Capt., US Air Force, Vietnam Veteran, who served with Headquarters Officer Training Squadron, Air Training Corps, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal with 1 Bronze Service Star, Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Air Force Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon and the Air Force Longevity Service Award.

SRC Greg Young will be RCIC and Flags and water will be on hand.

FLAG LINE: 1030 HRS (11:30 AM), Saturday, 3 November 2018
St. John’s Episcopal Church
3 Cross Street
Essex, CT 06426

INTERMENT: Follows Church Service
Cypress Cemetery
Fenwick Street
Old Saybrook, CT 06475

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***JERRY TERLECKY (JAROSLAW TERLECKYJ), SERGEANT, US ARMY, SATURDAY, 3 NOVEMBER 2018, OUR LADY OF MERCY CHURCH,94 BROAD STREET, PLAINVILLE, CT 06062

***HONOR MISSION***

JERRY TERLECKY (JAROSLAW TERLECKYJ), SERGEANT, US ARMY

SATURDAY, 3 NOVEMBER 2018

OUR LADY OF MERCY CHURCH

94 BROAD STREET, PLAINVILLE, CT 06062

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

Sadly we are asked to Honor Jerry Terlecky, Sergeant, US Army, who served in Vietnam with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Armored Division as an Armor Supply Specialist. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 4 Bronze Service Stars, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Good Conduct Medal, 1 Overseas Service Bar and Marksman Rifle M-14.

ASC Skip Petras will be RCIC and Flags and water will be on site.

FUNERAL HOME STAGE: Saturday, 3 November 2018, 0730 Hrs (7:30 AM)
Plainville Funeral Home
81 Broad Street
Plainville, CT 06062

CHURCH SERVICE: Saturday, 3 November 2018, 0900 hrs (9:00 am)
Our Lady of Mercy Church
94 Broad Street
Plainville, CT 06062

INTERMENT: Follows Church Service
St. Mary Cemetery
1141 Stanley Street
New Britain, CT 06051

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***DONALD FRANCIS CUSACK, CPL, US MARINE CORPS, THURSDAY, 1 NOVEMBER 2018, 0900 HRS (9:00 AM), WEST HAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 662 SAVIN AVE., WEST HAVEN, CT 06516

***HONOR MISSION***

DONALD FRANCIS CUSACK, CPL, US MARINE CORPS

THURSDAY, 1 NOVEMBER 2018, 0900 HRS (9:00 AM)

WEST HAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 662 SAVIN AVE.

WEST HAVEN, CT 06516

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,

Sadly we have been asked to attend the Funeral Service for Donald Francis Cusack, Cpl, US Marine Corps, who served from December 1963 to December 1967, as a Motor Vehicle Operator. He served with Headquarters and Service Company, Schools Battalion, Camp Pendleton,CA, then with Company L, 3rd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III MAF Vietnam. He was awarded the Combat Action Ribbon, Navy Presidential Unit Citation, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 1 Bronze Service Star, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, and was awarded a CO’S Meritorious Mast.
We will stand a Flag Line at the Funeral Home and then at the Cemetery.

ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and have Flags and water available.

FUNERAL SERVICE: 0900 HRS (9:00 AM), Thursday, 1 November 2018
West Haven Funeral Home
662 Savin Avenue
West Haven, CT 06516

INTERMENT: Stoney Creek Cemetery
Leetes Island Road
Branford, CT 06405

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

***SHORT NOTICE***SPECIAL MISSION***SPECIAL EVENT, VIETNAM PINNING EVENT, ALL BRANCHES, 1545 HRS (3:45 PM), OLD LYME TOWN HALL, 52 LYME STREET, OLD LYME, CT 06371, 2ND FLOOR MEZZANINE CONFERENCE ROOM

***SHORT NOTICE***SPECIAL MISSION***SPECIAL EVENT

VIETNAM PINNING EVENT, ALL BRANCHES

1545 HRS (3:45 PM), OLD LYME TOWN HALL

52 LYME STREET, OLD LYME, CT 06371

2ND FLOOR MEZZANINE CONFERENCE ROOM

Patriot Guard Riders and Associates,
We are invited to participate in this Special Event to recognize Vietnam Veterans for their service. This event will take place in the Old Lyme Town Hall to honor the veterans of all branches for their service.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC for the event and Flags and water will be on hand.
SPECIAL EVENT: 1700 HRS (5:00 PM), Tuesday, 23 October 2018
                                                                   Old Lyme Town Hall
                                                                   52 Lyme Street
                                                                   Old Lyme, CT 06371
                                                                   Town Hall, 2nd Floor
                                                                   Mezzanine Conference Room
We will stage at 1545 HRS (3:45 PM) to stand a Flag Line for the start of the event.
God Bless America, Our Troops and our 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** LZ4VETS GOLD STAR FAMILIES PROGRAM SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2018 STAMFORD, CT 06902 1000 HRS STAGING

**SPECIAL MISSION**
LZ4VETS 
GOLD STAR FAMILY PROGRAM
COVE ISLAND
COVE RD AND WEED AVENUE
STAMFORD, CT 06902
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
1000 HRS STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
We have been invited to participate in the LZ4VETS Program for Gold Star Families and Veterans of all Branches of Service.
We will have a tent set up to display and distribute PGR Trifolds and merchandise.
Members are requested to bring chairs with them.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC with merchandise on site.
Assistance will be needed to set up the tent and tables.
This mission is at the same time as the Windsor Locks. Members can attend the mission closest to them.
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** MEMORIAL DEDICATION/COMMEMORATION FOR MSGT JOHN A CHAPMAN USAF MOH RECIPIENT SUNDAY 09/30/18 WINDSOR LOCKS CT 1200 STAGING

** SPECIAL MISSION**
MEMORIAL DEDICATION AND COMMEMORATION
IN HONOR OF JOHN A CHAPMAN MSGT US AIR FORCE
MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

PRIMARY STAGE
MEMORIAL HALL
1 S MAIN ST
WINDSOR LOCKS CT 06096
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
1200 HRS STAGE

Patriot Guard and Associates;

We have been invited to take part in the Dedication/Commemoration of the Memorial constructed in Honor of MSGT John A Chapman US Air Force Medal of Honor Recipient.

MSGT Chapman was killed in action at Takur Ghar, Afghanistan on March 4, 2002.

A dedication ceremony will take place on the lawn of Memorial Hall.

We will stand a flag line for the dedication.

Following the Dedication, a procession will take place from Memorial Hall to the Windsor Locks Amphitheater located at 50 Church St adjacent to the Town Hall. At the Amphitheater a Commemoration Ceremony will take place with music and several other displays. Food will be available for sale from several local food truck vendors.

We have been requested to provide a FLAGGED MOTORCYCLE ESCORT for the procession to the Town Hall.

SC Mac McArthur will be RCIC with flags and water on site.

God Bless America, Our Troops, and First Responders.


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** ALFRED P. ROGGI PFC US ARMY (PRE 1968) INFANTRY WW II GLASTONBURY, CT 1000 STAGING SATURDAY 09/29/18

**HONOR MISSION**
ALFRED P. ROGGI  PFC (PRE 1968)
US ARMY INFANTRY
 WW II
 
CHURCH STAGE
BUCKINGHAM CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
16 CRICKET LA
GLASTONBURY, CT  06033
SATURDAY 09/29/18
1000 HRS STAGING
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been called to Stand in Honor for Alfred P. Roggi  PFC US ARMY INFANTRY  WW II
Alfred was the Father of  our own Linda (Roggi ) Liversidge, and Father in Law of Jack Liversidge, We are very sorry for your families loss.
Significant Duty Stations include the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations with Company F 12th Infantry Regiment 4th Infantry Division as a Rifleman in Normandy, Northern France, and Rhineland Campaigns.
Significant Awards include The European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon w/ 3 Bronze Service Stars, American Theater Campaign Ribbon, Combat Infantryman Badge, Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, French Knight of  The Legion of Honor, Good Conduct Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
We will stand a flag line at the church. Church Service will be at 1100 hrs.
Linda Liversidge-Daley will be RCIC with Flags and Water on Site.
This Mission will immediately follow the mission in Middletown.
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)