Confirmed Mission: MSGT Billy Ray Richardson, active duty US Army soldier, passed away from COVID 19 on 06 October 2021. He will be returned to the Austin area from Ft Sam Houston on Saturday, and his family has requested the presence of the PGR at his arrival in honor of his service to our nation.
An obituary has not yet been posted.
Date/Time: Saturday, 23 October 2021. Expected arrival from Ft Sam at 12:30 pm..
11:45 – 12:05 pm – Staging
12:05 pm – Briefing
12:15 pm – Flag line
Wx: High 85 deg F, partly cloudy
Notes: Bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. Once the arrival is completed we will strike the flag line and depart quietly. The funeral and interment services are planned for 06 November at the same location
10 Patriots honored MSGT Richardson on a Semper Gumby day; thankfully all stayed to render honors. Welcome new PGR Rider Robert Mohr.
Thanks to all that attended a stayed for the extended period. As usual, Don’s placement of flags added meaning to the mission.