February 5, 2009 at 12:34 pm #867February 8, 2013 at 12:31 am #3950
The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited by the family of Chris Kyle 38, to participate in the graveside service of their loved one. Chris served in the U.S. Navy and was a Navy Seal. He served five tours in Iraq earning numerous awards including 2 Silver Stars and 5 Bronze Stars. He left the Navy having earned the rank of Chief Petty Officer.
Date/Time: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Location: Texas State Cemetery, Austin Texas
Directions: We will stage at the old Safeway parking lot, located on the north bound IH35 frontage road between 11th and 12th street. Map link:
11:45am – 12:15pm Staging
12:15pm – Mission/Safety Briefing
Move to cemetery at RC discretion (short ride)
WX: Partly Cloudy, high – 70 Lo -50 , 20% chance of rain (KVUE WX)
Notes: Please arrive on time and fed, fueled, and hydrated. Bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. We will set up a flag line, and await the arrival of the procession from north Texas. The arriving PGR members from the Dallas area will join us on the flag line for the interment service. Remember Semper Gumby, as times can change.
Ride Captain: Robert Stancil 512-217-4740 Austinplastering@sbcglobal.net
Assistant Ride Captain: Sam Warren
Flag Wrangler: Bob Binkley
Please make plans to honor this hero from the Iraq war who served our country so well, and was still giving back to his community here at home.February 8, 2013 at 12:55 am #3951
I apologize for my constant comments, but I am a bit bewildered by this. I was under the impression that the PGR was going to be attending the memorial service for Chris in Arlington. Is that not the case?February 8, 2013 at 2:56 am #3952
Ok, frank said post it here. If anyone wants to ride to Waco to meet ntxpgr and escort chief Kyle, I plan on heading that way. Lets meet somewhere common. I live in Elgin and can meet anywhere.February 8, 2013 at 2:39 pm #3953
Ill meet you to ride to Waco. I live near Round Rock. Could meet you off of I35. Let me know what time.February 8, 2013 at 2:42 pm #3954
The North Texas PGR will be attending the memorial service. They have a two part mission. You can read the full details here:
I apologize for my constant comments, but I am a bit bewildered by this. I was under the impression that the PGR was going to be attending the memorial service for Chris in Arlington. Is that not the case?
”February 8, 2013 at 7:48 pm #3955
I am riding up to Midlotian on Monday afternoon and staying the night, then joining the North Texas PGR for the escort to Austin.February 8, 2013 at 8:43 pm #3958
Services for Chris Kyle will be Monday Feb 11th, 2013 at Cowboy
Stadium in Dallas. There will be a staging here in Austin for riders that want
to ride up for the services.
Location: McDonalds at the corner of IH 35 north bound frontage and
Old Settlers Blvd. It is just south of the Harley Shop.
Time: 6:30am – 6:45am (be earlier if you want to eat prior to
Safety Brief: 6:45am
Notes: Arrive at McDonalds with a full tank of gas. We will stop in
Waco for fuel. Dress for the Wx, sunblock recommended
Ride Captain: Keith Longacre 512-751-8955 email@example.comFebruary 8, 2013 at 10:46 pm #3959keithlongacreModerator
Here is a link letting us know what will be taking place & where. If any of you want to stay overnight for the procession on Tue. you might want to call ahead for a room. Tue departure is in Midlothian around 8 AM.February 9, 2013 at 1:15 am #3960
I live in Kyle and want to ride to Waco. Where is the meeting place for this ride and time to meet?February 9, 2013 at 1:18 am #3961
Ill meet you to ride to Waco. I live near Round Rock. Could meet you off of I35. Let me know what time.”
Some one come up with ameting place and time. I will be comong from Kyle.February 9, 2013 at 1:18 am #3962
Some of us are meeting at the RR outlet mall around 0700 -0730 on tues to head to Waco and join the processionFebruary 9, 2013 at 11:56 am #3963
Round Rock Outlet Mall at 0700-0730 sounds great. See you all there.February 9, 2013 at 10:42 pm #3964
Is the outlet mall the one on 4401 N Interstate 35?February 10, 2013 at 1:01 pm #3965
Yes,In Round Rock.
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