SPC Ray Douglas Rhodes, 67, US Army, Vietnam Veteran, OF Austin, TX
The family of Specialist Ray Douglas Rhodes has requested the presence of the Patriot Guard Riders at the Committal Service of their Loved One.
During his time in the Army, Ray earned the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal with two bronze service stars, the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, sharpshooter for rifle and M60. No other information is known about this Veteran at this time.
Date: Mon, 15 Jun 20
Staging Time: 0805
Staging Location: The cul-de-sac between the Walk of Heroes and the Memorial Shelter at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, 11463 SH 195, Killeen, TX 76542 (http://tinyurl.com/CenTexVetsCeme)
Setup & Briefing: Upon clearance and at the direction of the Ride Captain, we will move to the shelter, set up the flags, be briefed and await arrival of the procession.
WX: Sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
1. Be at staging ON TIME.
2. Hydrate well prior, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration of the weather conditions.