**HONOR MISSION* ” CELEBRATION OF LIFE” JACK CASEY, US NAVY, PATRIOT GUARD RIDER. SUNDAY JAN 23RD, STAGE 1200HRS

HONOR MISSION

CELEBRATION OF LIFE

JACK CASEY, US NAVY, PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

 

STAGE

THE BAYMONT BY WYNDHAM HOTEL- GROTON/MYSTIC

360 RT 12

GROTON, CT 06340

SUNDAY 01/23/2022

1200HRS STAGE

 

Patriot Guard & Associates;

 

We have been requested to provide Flag Line for “The Celebration of life” for our own Jack Casey which will be Sunday January 23rd from 1300hrs to 1600hrs with our stage time at 1200hrs.

 

There will be a period of Remembrance and Reflection by Carol and Family and then anyone who wishes to share memories following is welcome.

 

SC Gregg Barratt will be RCIC.

 

Any RC that has flags are requested to bring them.

 

Burial with Military Honors will be at a later date at Bourne National Cemetery in Massachusetts.

 

 

God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.

 

Regards,

Gregg Barratt

STATE CAPTAIN

CT PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

greggbarratt@gmail.com

Cell:860-392-9638

**SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION** GEORGE LOPEZ ET1 US NAVY SOUTHINGTON, CT SUNDAY 12/19/2021 2PM STAGE

**SHORT NOTICE HONOR MISSION**
GEORGE LOPEZ  ET1
US NAVY/USNR
VIETNAM /COLD WAR
 
FUNERAL HOME SERVICES 
DELLA VECCHIA FUNERAL HOME
211 N MAIN ST
SOUTHINGTON, CT 06489
SUNDAY 12/19/2021
2PM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor for George Lopez  ET1 US Navy Vietnam/Cold War.
Significant Duty Stations include the USS Coral Sea CV-43, USS Chicago CG-11,  NTCC Portsmouth VA.
Significant Awards include Good Conduct Medal x2, National Defense Service Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Navy Expeditionary Medal, Sea Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ Device, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Calling Hours, Memorial Service and Military Honors at the Funeral Home.
RC Jennifer Hauser (203-627-7604) 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 **HONOR MISSION** EMILIO GRECO PFC(T) US ARMY KOREAN ERA MIDDLETOWN CT THURSDAY 11/18/2021 11AM STAGMISSION** EMILIO GRECO PFC(T) US ARMY KOREAN ERA MIDDLETOWN CT THURSDAY 11/18/2021 11AM STAG

**HONOR MISSION**
ATTEND ON YOUR OWN
EMILIO GRECO PFC(T) US ARMY
KOREAN ERA
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
COLUMBARIUM
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT  06457
THURSDAY 11/18/2021
11AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Emilio Greco PFC(T) US Army Korean Era.
Significant Duty Stations include Co B 143rd Tank Battalion Germany as a Tank Crewman, and Camp Kilmer, NJ and  Fort Devens, MA
Significant Awards include the Army of Occupation Medal Germany and the National Defense Service Medal,
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors at the Columbarium.
This is an Attend On Your Own Mission. Members are requested to bring their own flags.
Members are reminded that Personal Weapons are not permitted on State Property.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.
William F. (Skip) Petras
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** JOSEPH R NEVERS COL US AIR FORCE VIETNAM/ COLD WAR STRATFORD CT SATURDAY 07/10/2021 9AM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
JOSEPH ROBERT NEVERS COL
US AIR FORCE 
VIETNAM / COLD WAR
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
ST MICHAELS CEMETERY
2205 STRATFORD AV
STRATFORD, CT 06615
SATURDAY 07/10/2021
9AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor for Joseph Robert Nevers  Col US Air Force Vietnam/Cold War
Significant Duty Stations include 83rd Fighter Interceptor Squadron Paine AFB Wa, George AFB Ca, Hamilton AFB Ca, as a Pilot flying F-86, F100, and F-104 Fighter Aircraft,  354th Combat Support Group (TAC) Myrtle Beach AFB SC,  Base Commander Myrtle Beach AFB SC as well as other NATO and European stations.
Significant Awards include The Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross w/ Device, Bronze Star Medal w/ Device, Meritorious Service Medal w/ 2 Devices, Joint Services Commendation Medal w/ Device, Air Medal w/ 6 Devices, Air Force Commendation Medal w/ 2 Devices, Good Conduct Medal, Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal w/ Device, Air Force Longevity Service Award Ribbon w/ 6 Devices, Vietnam Service Medal w/ 2 Devices, Combat Readiness Medal National Defense Service Medal, Distinguished Presidential Unit Citation, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross Cross w/ Palm Device, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services. 
SRC John Bittner 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)

**SPECIAL MISSION** WESTBROOK ELKS VETERANS SUMMER BBQ WESTBROOK CT SATURDAY 06/19/2021 1030AM STAGE

*SPECIAL MISSION**
WESTBROOK ELKS VETERANS SUMMER BBQ
WESTBROOK ELKS LODGE
142 SEASIDE AV
WESTBROOK, CT  06498
SATURDAY 06/19/2021
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 Veteran Guests. 
RC Steve Marcolini 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** LOUIS S DODDO SSGT US ARMY WW II KIA NORWALK CT FRIDAY 06/18/2021

**HONOR MISSION**
LOUIS S DODDO SSGT 
US ARMY  KIA
WW II
FLAGGED VEHICLE ESCORT STAGE 
MAGNER FUNERAL HOME
12 MOTT AV
NORWALK CT 06850
FRIDAY 06/18/2021
1030AM STAGE
 
CEMETERY STAGE
ST JOHN CEMETERY
223 RICHARDS AV
NORWALK, CT 06850
FRIDAY 06/18/2021
11AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor for Louis Salvatore Doddo SSGT US Army WW II KIA July 7 1944.
 SSGT Louis Doddo was killed during a massive Japanese attack against the 105th Infantry on the Island of Saipan on July 7, 1944. His remains were disinterred from the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial and returned to the US for identification. DNA testing identified a family member in CT.
Served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations with Headquarters and Headquarters Company 1st Battalion 105th Infantry Regiment 27th Infantry Division as a Rifleman in Saipan. 
Significant Awards include the American Defense Service Medal, American Campaign Medal w/ 2 Bronze Service Stars and a Bronze Arrowhead, Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart, Army Presidential Unit Citation w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, and the World War II Victory Medal.  
A Flagged Vehicle Escort has been requested from the Funeral Home to the Cemetery. 
Any Member interested in the Escort are asked to notify the RC.
We will  Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Full Military Honors. 
SC Gregg Barratt 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** LOUIS S DODDO SSGT US ARMY WW II KIA WINDSOR LOCKS CT TUESDAY JUNE 15, 2021 230PM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
LOUIS SALVATORE DODDO  SSGT
US ARMY  WW II  KIA 
 
AIRPORT/ESCORT STAGE
BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 
30 FIREHOUSE RD
WINDSOR LOCKS CT 06096
TUESDAY 06/15/2021
230PM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor for Louis Salvatore Doddo SSGT US Army WW II KIA July 7 1944.
Served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations with Headquarters and Headquarters Company 1st Battalion 105th Infantry Regiment 27th Infantry Division as a Rifleman in Saipan. 
Significant Awards include the American Defense Service Medal, American Campaign Medal w/ 2 Bronze Service Stars and a Bronze Arrowhead, Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart, Army Presidential Unit Citation w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, and the World War II Victory Medal. 
SSGT Louis Doddo was killed during a massive Japanese attack against the 105th Infantry on the Island of Saipan on July 7, 1944. His remains were disinterred from the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial and returned to the US for identification. DNA testing identified a family member in CT. 
We will Stand a Flag Line at the Airport for SSGT Doddo’s transfer to the funeral home in Norwalk. We are not permitted on the Airport proper. We will Stand our Flag Line outside the gate at 30 Firehouse Rd. 
A Flagged Escort has been requested for the transfer from the Airport to the funeral home. The CT State Police will provide LEO escort to the funeral home in Norwalk. 
RC Kevin Rancort will be RCIC with Flags on site. 
Any Member interested in the Escort notify the RC and assure that your flags and mounts are safe for highway speeds for an extended period of time. 
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** RICHARD R MCBRIDE YN2 (SS) US NAVY KOREA ERA WALLINGFORD CT SATURDAY 06/12/2021 10AM STAGE CT SATURDAY 06/12/2021 10AM

**HONOR MISSION**
RICHARD R MCBRIDE  YN2 (SS) US NAVY
KOREAN ERA 
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
IN MEMORIAM CEMETERY
18 MAPLEWOOD AV
WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
(SECTION O LOT 442)
SATURDAY 06/12/2021 
10AM STAGE 
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand In Honor for Richard R McBride YN2 (SS) US Navy Korean Era. 
Significant Duty Stations include Naval Submarine School New London, CT, USS Barb SS-220, USS Becuna SS-319, Naval Receiving Station Brooklyn NY as a Yeoman.
Significant Awards include the Navy Presidential Unit Citation, Navy Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the Navy Enlisted Submarine Dolphins.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors. 
RC Linda Liversidge-Daley 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** WINTHROP H GUPTILL JR 1LT US ARMY AIR CORPS WW II MIDDLETOWN CT FRIDAY 05/28/2021 9AM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
WINTHROP H GUPTILL JR 1LT
US ARMY AIR CORPS
WW II
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
FRIDAY 05/28/2021
9AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor for Winthrop H Guptill Jr, 1LT US Army Air Corps WW II.
Significant Duty Stations include the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations with the 40th Troop Carrier Squadron, 317th Troop Carrier Group, 5th Air Force as a Pilot (Twin Engine) in the Air Offensive Japan and Western Pacific Campaigns.
Significant Awards include the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Campaign Medal w/ 2 Bronze Service Stars, American Theater Campaign Medal, Philippine Liberation Medal, Army of Occupation Medal of Japan, and the WW II Victory Medal. 
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services only.
RC Kevin Rancort 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** THOMAS J RATTELL SP 4 US ARMY VIETNAM ERA CEMETERY STAGE CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY 317 BOW LA MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457 SATURDAY 05/15/2021 9AM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
THOMAS J RATTELL SP 4
US ARMY 
VIETNAM ERA
 
CEMETERY STAGE
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
SATURDAY 05/15/2021
9AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Thomas J Rattell SP4 US Army Vietnam Era.
Significant Duty Stations include Company B 9th Engineer Battalion, Corps of Engineers,US Army Europe as a Combat Engineer Construction Machine Operator in Aschaffenburg Germany.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal and 2 Overseas Service Bars.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.  
RC Rob Migliore will be RCIC with flags on site.
SOCIAL DISTANCING AND SANITIZING GUIDELINES WILL BE IN EFFECT. SEE YOUR RC WITH QUESTIONS.
 
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)