**HONOR MISSION** MORTON M “MORTY” PEAR A2C US AIR FORCE KOREAN ERA MIDDLETOWN, CT FRIDAY 09/22/2023 9AM STAGE

*HONOR MISSION**
MORTON MELVIN “MORTY” PEAR A2C
US AIR FORCE 
KOREAN ERA
 
SYNAGOGUE STAGE
CONGREGATION ADATH ISRAEL SYNAGOGUE
8 BROAD ST
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
FRIDAY 09/22/2023
9AM STAGE
 
CEMETERY STAGE
ADATH ISRAEL CEMETERY
PINE ST
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
FRIDAY 09/22/2023
10AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly We have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Morton Melvin “Morty” Pear A2C US Air Force Korean Era.
Significant Duty Stations include Headquarters 363rd Tactical Recon Wing 17th Tactical Recon Squadron (TAC) Shaw Air Force Base South Carolina as an Aircraft Instrument Repairman.
Significant Awards include The National Defense Service Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line at the Synagogue for the arrival of guests and at the Cemetery for Burial Services and Military Honors.
A Flagged Vehicle Escort has been requested from the Synagogue to the Cemetery. We will be working alongside the Middletown Police Dept to provide the Escort.
RC Steve Marcolini (860) 334-4616 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** MARCIA CAPLAN 1LT US ARMY RESERVES VIETNAM ERA MIDDLETOWN CT MONDAY 07/17/2023 9AM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
MARCIA CAPLAN 1LT
US ARMY RESERVES
VIETNAM ERA
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
217 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
MONDAY 07/17/2023
9AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly, We have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Marcia Caplan 1LT US Army Reserves Vietnam Era.
Significant Duty Stations include Headquarters 5th Army Fort Sam Houston TX as a Training Center Unit Officer.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Marksmanship Badge (Pistol .45)
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
RC Tom Wood (860) 302-6644 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** LEON WHEELER, US AIR FORCE, NORWICH CT, SATURDAY 06/3/23 1300 HRS STAGE

** HONOR MISSION**

LEON WHEELER, US AIR FORCE

FLAG LINE-  CHURCH  1300hrs

  1. PATRICK’S CATHEDRAL

213 BROADWAY

NORWICH, CT

 

FLAG LINE -CEMETERY

  1. JOSEPHS CEMETERY

815 BOSWELL AVENUE

NORWICH, CT

 

 

 

Patriot Guard and Associates;

 

Sadly, we have been requested to stand a Flag Line for Leon Wheeler, US Air Force.

 

Leon joined the US Air Force at 17 years old and served four years working in the Air Force Communications Squadrons. His achievement medals include: Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.

 

This hero’s son is a personal friend of mine, was a CT Patriot Guard Member and retired from the CT Air National Guard 103rd as a CMSGT.

 

We will stand a Flag Line for the entrance to the Church service then depart to stand a Flag Line at the Cemetery.

 

SC Gregg Barratt will be RCIC and have flags on site.

 

God Bless America, Our Troops and Our First Responders.

 

Gregg Barratt “Flag 7”

State Captain

CT Patriot Guard Riders

860-392-9638 (cell)

statecaptain@ctpatriotguard.org

greggbarratt@gmail.com

**HONOR MISSION** MAURICE L COLLIN PVT USMC VIETNAM ERA MIDDLETOWN CT MONDAY 05/15/2023 12 NOON STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
MAURICE LUCIEN COLLIN PVT
US MARINE CORPS
VIETNAM ERA
 
CEMETERY ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT  06457
MONDAY 05/15/2023
12 NOON STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associated;
Sadly, We have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Maurice Lucien Collin, PVT US Marine Corps, Vietnam Era.
Significant Duty Stations include Co E, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marines 1st Marine Division Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay, HI as a Rifleman.
Significant Awards include The Purple Heart Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnamese Service Medal w/ 1 Star, Vietnamese Campaign Medal, Combat Action Ribbon (Vietnam) Meritorious Unit Commendation, Vietnam Service Medal w/ 2 Bronze Service Stars, Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation (Gallantry Cross w/ Palm) Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Good Conduct Medal, and Rifle Expert Badge.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
RC Tom Wood 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** GEORGE M REED FN US NAVY KOREAN WAR ERA PLAINVILLE CT WEDNESDAY 04/26/2023 12 NOON STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
GEORGE MILLER REED  FN
US NAVY
KOREAN WAR ERA
 
CHURCH SERVICES/MILITARY HONORS
FAITH BIBLE CHURCH
168 UNIONVILLE AV
PLAINVILLE, CT 06062
WEDNESDAY 04/26/2023
12 NOON STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly We have been Requested to Stand in Honor for George Miller Reed FN US Navy  Korean War Era
Significant Duty Stations include The USS Fulton AS-11 in New London CT as a Non-Designated Fireman in the Engine Room.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, and the Navy Good Conduct Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Church Services and Military Honors at the Church.
RC Gregg Karal (860-922-5559) 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** ROLAND V. SHERWOOD JR SP4(T) US ARMY VIETNAM ERA NORTH HAVEN CT FRIDAY 04/21/2023 1230 STAGE

*HONOR MISSION**
ROLAND VIBBERT SHERWOOD JR  SP4(T)
US ARMY/US ARMY RESERVES
VIETNAM ERA
 
CEMETERY SERVICES/MILITARY HONORS
ALL SAINTS CEMETERY
700 MIDDLETOWN AVE
NORTH HAVEN, CT 06473
FRIDAY 04/21/2023
1230HRS STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly, We have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Roland V Sherwood Jr  SP4(T)  US Army/US Army Reserves Vietnam Era.
Significant Duty Stations include Headquarters and Headquarters Battery V Corps Artillery 7th US Army Cambrai-Fritsch Ksn, Darmstadt located at Griesheim AAF Germany as a Clerk Typist.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, Sharpshooter Badge (Rifle)
We will Stand a Flag Line for Burial Services and Military Honors.
RC Tom Wood (860-302-6644) 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** BRUCE M COTTON CAPT US AIR FORCE VIETNAM ERA PLANTSVILLE CT THURSDAY 04/20/2023 3PM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION** 
BRUCE MICHAEL COTTON  CAPT
US AIR FORCE
VIETNAM ERA 
 
FUNERAL HOME STAGE
PLANTSVILLE FUNERAL HOME
975 SOUTH MAIN ST 
PLANTSVILLE. CT 06479
THURSDAY 04/20/2023
3PM STAGE
 
SECONDARY STAGE
KINSMEN BREWERY 
409 CANAL ST 
MILLDALE, CT 06467
THURSDAY 04/20/2023
545PM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly We have been requested to Stand in Honor for Bruce Michael Cotton CAPT US Air Force Vietnam Era.
Significant Duty Stations include 410th Organizational Maintenance Squadron, Strategic Air Command K I Sawyer AFB Gwinn MI as a Squad Assistant Maintenance Supervisor.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, Air Force Longevity Award.
We will Stand a Flag Line for the arrival of Guests for Calling Hours at the Funeral Home.
RC Josh Ratti (860-706-6092) will be RCIC with Flags on site.
At the direction of the Ride Captain, the Flag Line will be moved to the Kinsmen Brewing Company 309 Canal St Milldale, CT 06467 for the Arrival of Guests to a Celebration of Life event.
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** FRANCIS D OUELLETTE PVT US ARMY VIETNAM WINDSOR, CT SUNDAY 01/22/2023 12 NOON STAGE

**HONOR MISSION** 
FRANCIS DARRELL OUELLETTE PVT
US ARMY QMC
VIETNAM
 
FUNERAL HOME SERVICES/MILITARY HONORS
CARMON FUNERAL HOME
807 BLOOMFIELD AV
WINDSOR, CT 06095
SUNDAY 01/22/2023
12 NOON STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly We have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Francis Darrell Ouellette PVT US Army Vietnam.
Significant Duty Stations include 536th Engineer Battalion Quarter Master Corps in Da Nang Vietnam as a Plumber/Pipefitter.
Significant Awards include National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ 1 Overseas Bar, Expert M-16 Ribbon.
We will Stand a Flagline at the Funeral Home for Calling Hours and Military Honors which will follow Calling Hours.
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)

**HONOR MISSION** DOMINIC F RAGAGLIA SSGT(T) USAF KOREA PLAINVILLE CT FRIDAY 12/16/2022 1030 AM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
DOMINIC RAGAGLIA  SSGT(T) 
US AIR FORCE
KOREA
 
CEMETERY ONLY
ST JOSEPH CEMETERY
151 FARMINGTON AV
PLAINVILLE, CT  06062
FRIDAY 12/16/2022
1030AM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Dominic F Ragaglia SSGT(T) US Air Force Korea.
Significant Duty Stations include the 3920th Operations Squadron RAF Brize Norton Oxfordshire England, Camp Kilmer NJ and F E Warren AFB Wyoming as a Sr Communications Machinery Repairman.
Significant Awards include the National Defense Service Medal, AF Good Conduct Medal.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
RC Tom Wood (860-302-6644) 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** BRUCE R HELLER SR CPL US MARINE CORPS VIETNAM MIDDLETOWN, CT FRIDAY 11/04/2022 1PM STAGE

**HONOR MISSION**
BRUCE RAYMOND HELLER SR  CPL
US MARINE CORPS
VIETNAM
 
CEMETERY SERVICES ONLY
CT STATE VETERANS CEMETERY
317 BOW LA
MIDDLETOWN, CT 06457
FRIDAY 11/04/2022
1PM STAGE
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been Requested to Stand in Honor for Bruce Raymond Heller Sr  CPL US Marine Corps, Vietnam.
Significant Duty Stations include Maintenance Company 2nd Service Battalion 2nd Marine Division Fleet Marine Force Camp LeJeune, NC as an Auto Mechanic.
Significant Awards include The National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Air Force Expeditionary Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Rifle Marksman Badge.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Military Honors.
RC Greg Karal (860-922-5559) 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)