Reply To: (Centex) PVT Thomas McCarthy, USMC, WWII Veteran

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PVT Thomas McCarthy, USMC, WWII Veteran, Temple – CTSVC

The Family of Private Thomas J McCarthy has requested the presence and participation of the Patriot Guard Riders at the Funeral and Interment of their Loved One on Monday, 16 May 11 at 1000 at St Luke's Catholic Church in Temple, TX. We have been invited to participate in the procession bringing him to the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.

Date: Monday, 16 May 11


Staging Time: 0900

Staging Location: St Luke's Catholic Church, 2807 Oakdale Drive, Temple, TX.

Briefing: 0915

Flagline Establishment: 0930 +/-

Ride Captain: Ron “PACMan” Decker; 254.526.8265, 254.383.6281;

Assistant Ride Captain: Mary “Marebear” Gregory; 254.458.2120;


Staging Time: 1205

Staging Location: culdesac before the memorial shelter @ CTSVC

Briefing: 1210

Ride Captain: David "MarineMajor" Dunn; 512.818.2531;
WX: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind between 5 and 10 mph

Notes: Please arrive topped off, hydrated, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration for the weather conditions.

Let us join together to honor this Marine Warrior for his selfless service to our Great Nation.