CW3 Thomas R. Bailey, 67, US Army Retired, of Princeton, WV, died 20 SEP 13. CW3 Bailey served with distinction in the United States Army from 1964 to 1984 when he was badly injured and was medically retired. His DD 214 lists 4 years 6 months in classified combat deployments. He was the recipient of the Korea Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, National Defense Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal w/bronze clasp and 3 loops and an Overseas Service Ribbon with Numeral 5. He was living in Germany at the time of his death.
CW3 Bailey is to be interred on the hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery on 29 OCT 2013 at approximately 1100 hours from the Administration Building. PGR has been invited to attend the services for this warrior, and we will be there to stand tall silent and proud in honor of this American Hero, his family, friends and comrades at arms.
Service: 29 OCT 13
Stage: 0930 hrs. IWO Jima War Memorial
Brief: 0945 hrs.
KSU: 1000 hrs. Transit to ANC Administration Building
Honors: 1100 hrs. Graveside (time Approximate)
Ride Captain: Glenn Downer @ 703-425-5730 ©
Iron Horses are preferred, and cages welcomed as always.
Mounted large flags ok for the transit to ANC (furl upon ANC parking).
Large hand-held flags NOT used in ANC for graveside services.
Military mandated ID / gear NOT required for this mission.
Dress & hydrate accordingly – Check the weather: https://tinyurl.com/
NOTE: Concealed/carry permits are NOT recognized on military installations and federal reservations. Therefore do not bring firearms to this mission!
Bruce “Robocop” Gentile
Asst State Captain, ANC Team