Below are the current
The PGR Mission ALERTS posted here include such areas as,
Northern California... Northern Nevada... US National... etc.
- - - - - - - -
For any information on Missions what is or is not posted here,
please be sure and contact the Ride Captains for that particular Mission and area.
All that you will see here, are just the Missions that we at NorCalPGR.org are made aware of.
< - - - - - - - - >
**The State Captainís, Ride Captainís, the "Contact NorCalPGR" Email submission form and any other Email addresses or phone numbers also located within this web site are only to be used to conduct official Patriot Guard Riders business. All other uses, including commercial and solicitation use, are strictly prohibited.**
Monday February 27, 2017 at 12:00 pm
Alfred J. "Al" Torres, US Army - WWII, Merced, CA
The family of WWII Army SSGT Alfred J. "Al" Torres has requested the Patriot Guard Riders to stand a flag line and escort their loved one from Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home to Calvary Cemetery Merced for his final rest. The Patriot Guard Riders is honored to accept this request.
Al joined the Army in 1944 during WWII, was assigned to the 38th Infantry Division and participated in the liberation of Southern Luzon and Manila in the Philippines. Al was awarded the Philippine Liberation Ribbon w/2stars, Bronze Star Medal, and Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal. In the years after his military service, Al was employed by the city of Merced as the Assistant Finance Officer until his retirement in 1990. During his retirement years, he was active and supported the American Legion Post 83 and the local Veterans of Foreign Wars post. Al is survived by his wife, three children, brother,and sister.
Patriot Guard Riders members will report directly to the funeral home (Ivers & Alcorn) at 1200 hrs on Monday February 27, 2017 to stand a flag line during Al's Honorable transfer from the funeral home to the coach. Patriot Guard Riders will then escort Al and family to Calvary Cemetery, establishing a flag line for his final rest. At the conclusion of the Military Honors, the Patriot Guard Riders will be dismissed.
Staging: 1200 hrs P.M. at
Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home, 901 W. Main St.
Map Link: http://mapq.st/h/2lAo8d3
Brief: 1210 hrs
KSU: 1230 En-route to Calvary Cemetery, 260 W. Childs Ave. Merced, CA
Map Link: http://mapq.st/h/2lvSEq6
Craig Hicks 214-478-1676
John Silva 209-479-8300
Friday March 10, 2017 at 12:30 pm
SP/3(T) Gary Ralph Cressey, US Army '55 - '63, NCVC, Igo, CA
The family of United States Army Veteran Gary Ralph Cressey have requested the Patriot Guard Riders (PGR) and the Shasta Veterans Escort (SVE) to escort this fallen veteran to the Northern California Veterans Cemetery (NCVC) in Igo, CA.
SP/3(T) Cressey served in Alaska as a telecommunications specialists from 1955 to 1963.
He was Honorably Discharged and received the Good Conduct Medal.
Sheriff Tom Bosenko will provide the eulogy.
There will probably be a very large turn out at the Speedway. We will escort the family and close friends to the NCVC.
Stage: 1100 at Shasta Speedway 1890 Gary Cressey Blvd Anderson CA 96007
Cremation/Shelter unless it rains then we will move to the Chapel.
Road/Ride Captains requested.
Robert V. Prosser
Remember . . .
"It's about the Veteran's"
NOT about Personalities,
Clubs or Bike Models . . .
Click HERE to contact NorCalPGR.org
Website best viewed at 800x600 screen setting.
**Copyright © & Web Design by
www.iasmypc.com - 1995 - 2017**