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Austin Staging: Spc. Brandon Meyer memorial portrait dedication, Texas State Capitol
Spc. Brandon Meyer grew up in Canyon, TX, and was KIA in Iraq in January 2008. The PGR has been invited to participate in the placement of his
portrait in the Capitol Rotunda. This will be similar to the portrait
presentation made for the Zimmerman family a couple of months ago.
Date: Tuesday, Feb 24, 2009
Time: 11:00 am
Location: West side of Capitol at the
corner of West 12th and Colorado.
Brief: 11:15 am
Flagline will be formed in front of the Capitol Building on the South
Steps at 11:30 am. Anticipate flagline to be in place for ~ 45 minutes.
Wx Forecast: Currently forecasted for Lo of 50, High of 75, mostly sunny.
Notes: Arrive hydrated and bring at least 2 bottles of water. Please check weather report the night before. This is Texas weather and subject to change.
Ride Captain: Chuck Murphy, 512-417-2744 email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
Please join us in standing tall and silent in remembrance of Spc.
Meyer's sacrifice for our country.
It was an honor to be included in yesterday's event at the Texas State Capitol. Here is a link to photos taken by RC Chuck Murphy.
Let us all keep the families of our fallen in our thoughts and prayers, and lend support whenever the opportunity arises.