Confirmed Mission: The family of Mr. Nicolas Wayne Rhodes has invited the PGR to participate in his funeral and interment services. Mr. Rhodes served four years on the US Navy, 1976 – 1981. He was honorably discharged as a seaman, E-3.
8:45 – 9:20 am – Staging
9:20 am – Briefing
9:30 am – Flag line
Wx: Sunny, still hot as heck
Notes: Bring drinking water for yourself and a friend. Stay hydrated! Following the start of the funeral service we will strike the flag line and stand by to join the law enforcement escorted procession to the Bagdad Cemetery in Leander, about a 30 minute ride, where will form a second flag line for the interment service.
The Austin PGR stood in a flag line to honor Seaman Nicolas Wayne Rhodes in Georgetown TX.
Seaman Rhodes served four years (1976-1981) in the US Navy and was discharged as a Seaman E-3.
He served on the USS Dwight D Eisenhower and USS Carl Vinson, Nicolas received many Medals,
Ribbons and Commendations.
13 PGR members with 1 newcomer stood in a flag line at Gabriels Funeral Chaple in G-Town.
We then rode to the Bagdad Cemetery in Leander, TX. LEO led the procession to the Cemetery. The PGR stood in the 2nd flag line there with temps at 100 plus degrees. The Family was very appreciative with us. Thanks to all the PGR that came out on this hot day.
RC- Warren Longacre RC Trainee- Patti Donlon FR-Don Ferguson