The family of Archie Milam has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand in honor of their loved one at his final services, this Sunday, August 21, 2016. Archie was a WWII veteran, who served in Italy and North Africa as a member of the US Army.
This mission will consist of a pre-service flag line at the Melton Mortuary in Beckley, WV, followed by an escort to the family cemetery in Maple Meadow, WV.
Staging information is as follows:
Staging time: 1230-1245, mission brief at 1250, flag line in place by 1300 and maintained until start of services.
Staging location: Melton Mortuary, 1200 Harper Road, Beckley, WV https://tinyurl.com/jqqaps5
Service time: 1400
RCIC: awaiting confirmation at this time.
Weather forecast for Sunday is for thunderstorms with temperatures in the low to mid-70’s. Please dress and travel accordingly.
If you can, please join with us as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another of America’s Greatest Generation and our Native Son.