**SPECIAL MISSION** WESTBROOK ELKS VETERANS SUMMER BBQ WESTBROOK CT SATURDAY 06/11/2022 1030AM STAGE

**SPECIAL MISSION**
WESTBROOK ELKS VETERANS SUMMER BBQ
WESTBROOK ELKS LODGE
142 SEASIDE AV
WESTBROOK, CT  06498
SATURDAY 06/11/2022
1030AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
We are Honored to have been Invited to participate in the Westbrook Elks Lodge Veterans Summer BBQ. Veterans from all Services have been invited to enjoy a BBQ lunch while enjoying the sights and sounds of the beach side facility.
We will Stand a Flag Line for the arrival of the Veterans and Guests.
RC Rob Migliore (203-815-9687) will  be RCIC with flags on site.
Members have also been invited to have lunch.
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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

**HONOR MISSION ** WILLIAM E BRUNDAGE OSSN US NAVY VIETNAM ERA PROSPECT CT TUESDAY 05/17/2022 10am STAGE

**HONOR MISSION ** 

ATTEND ON YOUR OWN 
WILLIAM EDWARD BRUNDAGE OSSN
US NAVY
VIETNAM ERA
CEMETERY STAGE
PROSPECT CEMETERY 
1 UNION CITY RD
PROSPECT, CT 06712
TUESDAY 05/17/2022
10am STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for William Edward Brundage OSSN US NAVY, Vietnam Era.
William was the brother of PGR Member Mark Brundage and we are sorry for your loss.
Significant Duty Stations include USS Voge FF-1047 in Newport RI, USS Fulton AS-11 in New London, CT as an Operations Specialist Seaman.
Significant Awards include  The National Defense Service Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
This is an Attend on Your Own Mission so members are requested to bring their own flags.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.
William F (Skip) Petras III
Assistant State Captain
Connecticut Patriot Guard Riders
860-463-5316 cell
860-358-9648 fax
Gregg Barratt
State Captain
Connecticut Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638

**SPECIAL MISSION** BLESSING OF THE BIKES NEW LONDON CT SUNDAY 05/15/2022 10AM STAGE

**SPECIAL MISSION**
BLESSING OF THE BIKES
SPONSORED BY THE NEW LONDON MOTORCYCLE CLUB
 
EVENT STAGE
THE NEW LONDON WATERFRONT PARK
1 WATERFRONT PARK ST
NEW LONDON, CT 06320
SUNDAY 05/15/2022
10AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
We have been invited by the New London Motorcycle Club to participate in their Annual Blessing of The Bikes event being held at the New London Waterfront Park.
The event proceeds will benefit various local groups and charities. Food trucks and various vendors will be on site.
CTPGR will have an information table at the event.  Event times are from 11am to 2pm. Members are Welcome to man the tent and answer any questions from visitors, and provide literature.
RC Kevin Rancourt will be RCIC.
Members should bring their own chairs.
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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

**HONOR MISSION** JOHN J LAPPEN SSGT US MARINE CORPS KOREA MANCHESTER CT FRIDAY 05/13/2022 1030AM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
JOHN JOSEPH LAPPEN SSGT
US MARINE CORPS
KOREA
 
CEMETERY ONLY
EAST CEMETERY
220 EAST CENTER ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040
FRIDAY 05/13/2022 
1030AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for John Joseph Lappen SSGT USMC Korea.
Significant Duty Stations include Marine Corps Barracks, Naval Submarine Base New London, Ct as a Shore Party Man and a Maintenance Management Specialist.
Significant Awards include Korean Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Funeral Services and Military Honors at the Cemetery.
RC Josh Ratti (860-706-6092) will be RCIC with flags on site.
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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

**SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION** STEVEN W CURRAN SPC ARMY NATIONAL GUARD/CORRECTIONS OFFICER WATERBURY CT FRIDAY 05/06/2022 2PM STAGE

**SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION**
STEVEN WAYNE CURRAN SPC 
ARMY NATIONAL GUARD/CORRECTIONS OFFICER
COLD WAR 
 
CALLING HOURS ONLY
ALDERSON-FORD FUNERAL HOME
496 CHASE AV
WATERBURY, CT 06704
FRIDAY 05/06/2022
2PM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Steven Wayne Curran SPC FL ARNG/CT ARNG/CT DEPT OF CORRECTIONS.
Significant Duty Stations include Battery B 1st Battalion 265th Air Defense Artillery Regiment FL ARNG Deland, FL, 3rd Training Battalion 125th Air Defense Artillery Regiment FT Bliss, TX, and Battery A 2nd Battalion 192nd Field Artillery Regiment CT ARNG Danbury, CT as as Light Air Defense Crewman, Assistant Gunner, and Cannon Crewman. He also served as the Retention NCO while in Danbury. Steven also served the CT Department of Corrections for 25 yrs at the Garner Correctional Institute.
Significant Awards include the Army Service Ribbon.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Calling Hours at the Funeral Home from 230pm to 430pm.
This is an Attend on your Own Mission. Members are requested to bring their own flags.
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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

**HONOR MISSION** HARVEY H BRAY SSGT US ARMY WW II WALLINGFORD, CT SATURDAY 05/07/2022 1PM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION** 
HARVEY HEMMINGWAY BRAY SSGT
US ARMY 
WW II 
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
IN MEMORIAM CEMETERY
18 MAPLEWOOD AV
WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
SATURDAY 05/07/2022
1PM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associated;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Harvey Hemmingway  Bray, SSGT US Army WW II
Significant Duty Stations include Co B 62nd Armored Infantry Battalion 14th Armored Division serving in Rhineland and Central Europe as a Rifleman Squad Leader.
Significant Awards include the Good Conduct Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon, Bronze Star Medal, and the WW II Victory Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
Linda Liversidge-Daley (203-915-8259) will be RCIC with Flags on site.
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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

*HONOR MISSION** ESCORT ONLY, LCDR GLEN MYERS, SR, NEW LONDON, WEDNESDAY 5/4/22 0730 HRS STAGE

** SHORT NOTICE, ESCORT ONLY**

 HONOR MISSION**

LCDR, U.S NAVY RETIRED GLEN MYERS SR.

ESCORT STAGE ONLY

BYLES FUNERAL HOME

99 HUNTINGTON STREET

NEW LONDON,  CT

WEDNESDAY 5/4/22

0730 HRS STAGE

 

 

Patriot Guard and Associates;

 

Sadly, we have been Requested to escort Retired LCDR Glen Dean Myers, Sr., U.S. Navy, from New London, CT to Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, MA.

He enlisted in the United States Navy in 1967, and during his distinguished career Glen qualified for the Navy Enlisted Scientific Educations program, received his degree in Electrical Engineering from Ole Miss, earned his commission as a US Naval Officer, and attained the rank of Lieutenant Commander. For 20 years Glen served with honor at posts aboard the USS BLUEBACK, the USS BARB, the USS HADDOCK, and as an instructor at the Naval Submarine School. After retiring in 1987, Glen continued to serve and support the Navy for another 20+ years from the private sector.

 

SC Gregg Barratt will be RC.

 

God Bless America, Our Troops and Our First Responders.

 

Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”

State Captain

CT Patriot Guard Riders

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

God Bless America, Our Troops and First Responders.

Regards,

Gregg Barratt

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

greggbarratt@gmail.com

Cell:860-392-9638

**HONOR MISSION** RUFUS SELPH JR CPL(T) US ARMY VIETNAM MIDDLETOWN CT WEDNESDAY 05/04/2022 12 NOON STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
RUFUS SELPH CPL (T)
US ARMY
VIETNAM
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
WEDNESDAY 05/04/2022
12 NOON STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Rufus Selph Jr CPL  (T) US ARMY Vietnam.
Significant Duty Stations include  Co C Artillery Battalion 11th Infantry Brigade Ft Lewis, WA as an Artillery Crewman.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/ 2 Overseas Bars, Sharpshooter Badge w/ M-14 tab.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
ASC Skip Petras (860-463-5316) will be RCIC with flags 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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

**HONOR MISSION** MICHAEL A MERCALDI SP2 US ARMY WOODBURY, CT 04/22/2022 1115 STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
ATTEND ON YOUR OWN
MICHAEL ANTHONY MERCALDI  SP2
US ARMY 
 
CEMETERY ONLY 
NEW NORTH CEMETERY
85 WASHINGTON AV
WOODBURY, CT 06798
FRIDAY 04/22/2022
1115 STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Michael Anthony Mercaldi SP2 US Army.
Significant Duty Stations include 1st Battalion Company A 508th Airborne Regimental Combat Team 101st Airborne Division Fort Bragg NC and Fort Campbell KY as a Cook.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, Parachute Badge, and Army Good Conduct Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
THIS IS AN ATTEND ON YOUR OWN MISSION so members will need to bring their own flags.
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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)

**HONOR MISSION** JOHN W SHEA JR EM3 USN WW II MIDDLETOWN CT THURSDAY 04/21/2022 12 NOON STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
JOHN WILLIAM SHEA JR EM3
US NAVY
WW II
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
THURSDAY 04/21/2022
12 NOON STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for John William Shea Jr EM3 US Navy WW II.
Significant Duty Stations include Electricians Mate A School, Service School, Sampson, NY, USS LSM-377 San Francisco, CA as an Electrician’s Mate 3rd Class.
Significant Awards include WW II Victory Medal, American Theater Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Medal w/ 1 Star, Navy Occupation Service Medal w/ Asia Clasp.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
ASC Skip Petras (860-463-5316) will be RCIC with Flags 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)
 
Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”
State Captain
CT Patriot Guard Riders
860-392-9638 (cell)