CONFIRMED CENTEX MISSION
SGT Robert Negrete, US Army, Medically Retired, Killeen, TX
The widow of Sergeant Robert Negrete has requested the presence of the Patriot Guard Riders at the Inurnment of their Loved One on Tuesday, 27 Mar 12 at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.
Rob served 10 years in the Army at Fort Hood and was Medically Discharged after an IED attack injured him in Iraq in 2006. Amanda and Rob were married this past October after dating for two years. Amanda is a member of the 149th Financial Management Detachment, Texas Army National Guard, of San Marcos, Texas. Members of her unit will be present to support her during her husband's Memorial.
Date: Tuesday, 27 Mar 12
Staging Time: 1205
Staging Location: The intersection across from the Columbarium at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery located on Hwy 195 just south of Killeen, TX.
Briefing: 1210 – At the discretion of the Ride Captain we will set up the flags and await the arrival of SGT Negrete and his family.
WX: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind between 5 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Notes: Hydrate well the night prior, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration of the weather conditions.
Please join us in honoring this US Army Medical Retiree for his selfless service to our Great Nation.