LTC Maynard Ray Myers (Ret). 89, US Army/Vietnam, Georgetown, TX, 23 NOV 21

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    markwells
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    Confirmed Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral service for LTC Maynard Ray Myers.  LTC Myers served for 32 years in the US Army and is a veteran of the Vietnam war where he earned the Silver Star, the Bronze Star and various other medals.  He was a Forward Observer for the Artillery and saw action over the whole peninsula.  He survived two helicopter crashes, multiple engagements including the Tet Offensive and was reported missing in action three different times.

    He passed away on Veteran’s Day.

    More about his life can be read here: https://www.ramseyfuneral.com/obituary/ltc-maynard-myers-ret

    Date/Time: Tuesday, 23 November 2021.  Funeral service begins at 10 am

    Location: Ramsey Funeral Home, 5600 Williams Drive, Georgetown, TX 78633
    map link: https://goo.gl/maps/NuHneeWskwPVc39N7

    Timeline:
    8:45 – 9:20 am – Staging
    9:20 am – Briefing
    9:30 am – Flag line

    Wx: High 70 deg, partly cloudy

    Notes: After the start of the funeral service we will strike the flag line and depart quietly.  Burial will be the same day at CTSVC in Killeen, 1 pm.  Centex PGR will participate.

    Ride Captain: Warren Longacre, longacre@austin.rr.com, (512) 755-4163

    Flag Wrangler: Don Ferguson

    Please attend to honor this soldier’s long, brave service to our country.

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    Wlongacre
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    Fifteen Patriot Guard Riders were in Georgetown, TX to stand in the flag line to honor LTC Maynard Ray Myers. LTC Myers served for 32 years in the US Army and is a veteran of the Vietnam war where he earned the Silver Star, the Bronze Star and various other medals.
    He was a Forward Observer for the artillery and saw action over the whole peninsula. He survived two helicopter crashes, multiple engagements including the Tet Offensive, and was reported missing in action three different times. Members of the family walk the line and thanked all of us.
    He passed away on Veteran’s Day.

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