PGR State Wide - VA/MD/DC - SHORT NOTICE - Confirmed Mission - ANC Mission Jim "Earthquake McGoon" McGovern VN MIA - ANC, 24 May 07http://www.patriotguard.org/Forums/tabid/61/postid/527304/view/topic/Default.aspx
THIS IS A CONFIRMED ANC MISSION! THIS IS A CONFIRMED ANC MISSION!
Jim "Earthquake McGoon" McGovern is to be laid to his final rest at Arlington National Cemetery
on 05/24/07. He may have been the first US casualty of the Viet Nam Conflict.
He was a pilot for Air America, and was shot down while delivering armament. He was able
to remain in the air for only a short while and was lost in Laos. His remains were recently
recovered and identified and now he is to finally be laid to rest.
Staging for this Mission:
1200 hours Staging at the Marine Memorial - Iwo Jima Memorial
1220 hours Depart for ANC Administration Building
1230 hours Arrive ANC Admin Bldg
1300 hours Service
Ride Captain for this mission;
To Be Announced
Sir, welcome home. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.
May you rest in peace, secure in the knowledge that your sacrifice
was for the good of your country and your fellow man!
Ride Safe, Ride Together . . . Let's Roll! . . . Freedom is NOT Free!!
David "SilverBack" Slone
Patriot Guard Riders - Ride Captain
(434) 990-1799 email@example.com
Cell: 301-758-5608 -- 163 Hickory Lane, Barboursville, VA 22923