Y2C Robert H. Cottle, US Navy, WWII Veteran, Salado, TX
The family of Yeoman Second Class Robert H. Cottle has requested the presence and participation of the Patriot Guard Riders at the Funeral and Interment of their Loved One on Saturday, 4 Feb 12 in Salado, TX.
Bob joined the Navy in 1942 and served in 4 years at sea during World War II. He was honorably discharged in 1946.
Date: Saturday, 4 Feb 12
Nolanville Staging Time: 1200
Nolanville Staging Location: Kay's Motorcycle Mania, 103 North Main Street, Nolanville TX 76559 tinyurl.com/ygvpr6y
Nolanville Briefing: 1210
Nolanville KSU: 1215
Salado Staging Time: 1300
Salado Staging Location: St Joseph’s Episcopal Chapel, 945 North Main Street, Salado, TX 76571 tinyurl.com/StJoeEpiscopalSalado
Salado Briefing: 1305
Flagline Establishment: 1320 +/- Once the Funeral Service begins, we will strike the flagline and prepare to participate in the procession to the Salado Cemetery where we will establish another flagline for the Interment Service.
WX: Cloudy, with a high near 66. North northwest wind between 10 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
1. Please be at both stagings on time and topped off.
2. Arrive hydrated, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration of the weather conditions.
3. Bring a kickstand pad. A recon has not been done as of the writing of this mission.
Please join us in honoring this US Navy World War II Veteran for his selfless service to our Great Nation.
Ride Captain/Flag Wrangler: Mary "Marebear" Gregory; 254.458.2120; MGregory2@hot.rr.com