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SHORT NOTICE CONFIRMED MISSION
CW3 George Mikuchonis, US Army, Retired,
Korea and Viet Nam Veteran – CTSVC
The Family of Chief Warrant Officer 3 George Mikuchonis 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 1400 at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, TX.
Chief Mikuchonis served in the US Army for 24 years and during that time, he served in the Korean and Vietnam conflicts. George retired with the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 3 and was the recipient of 2 Bronze Service Stars, Bronze Star Medal with 1 oak leaf cluster, the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, as well as numerous other commendations.
Date: Monday, 16 May 11
Staging Time: 1335
a. The cul-de-sac between the Walk of Heroes and the Memorial Shelter at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, five miles south of Killeen on TX 195.
b. IF the Memorial Shelter has been vacated by the family from the 1300 Interment, go directly to the shelter.
Briefing: 1345 at the Memorial Shelter
WX: Sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind between 5 and 10 mph.
Notes: Please arrive hydrated, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration for the weather conditions.
Let us join together to honor this Retired Warrior for his selfless service to our Great Nation.
Ride Captain: David "MarineMajor" Dunn; 512.818.2531; email@example.com