Command Sergeant Major Robert A Harris, US Army, Retired
The family of Command Sergeant Major Robert Harris has requested the presence of the Patriot Guard Riders at the interment of their Loved One on Wednesday, 16 Feb 11 at 1300 the Garden of Memories on Hwy 195 just south of Killeen, TX.
Robert A. Harris, 79, of Lewisville,TX passed away Saturday, February 12, 2011. He was a retired Command Sergeant Major serving his country for 26 years in the United States Army. He served in various combat arm divisions including the 1st Air Cavalry Division in Vietnam during 1965-66 . He was awarded the Bronze Star medal with valor during his deployment. He was also deployed to several other countries such as Korea, Germany, and Nicaragua during his military career. After retiring from the U.S Army, he continued his career with the Federal Government at Ft Hood Texas for 16 years until his retirement.
Date: Wednesday, 16 Feb 11
Staging Location: Club Complex at Elms Rd & Hwy 195 in Killeen tinyurl.com/l2amzt.
Staging Time: 1150
For those coming from points south, please meet us at the cemetery Not Later Than 1215. The cemetery is located adjacent to the Calvary Baptist Church, 13341 Hwy 195, Killeen, TX tinyurl.com/CalvaryBaptistKilleen.
WX: Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind between 10 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Notes: Arrive hydrated, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration of the weather conditions.
Please let us join together to honor this Retired Command Sergeant Major for his selfless service to our Great Nation.