The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand a Flag Line for the opening ceremonies for the 305 MP unit of out Elm Grove, WV for their Family Appreciation Day on Saturday July 28th at 9 AM, which will be taking place at Wheeling Park, WV. 

Last November many of you might remember that we did the escort mission for these brave young men and women when they left for their deployment.  These soldiers are still deployed, but their families are trying to make do with their loved ones gone.

WV Ride Captains Michael Whitlatch ( and Susan Whitlatch ( are RCIC for the mission.

Staging Location:  Tractor Supply Elm Grove, Wheeling WV



Staging Date and Time and Ride Briefing:  7/28/12 – 8:30 AM


KSU:  8:50AM for a short ride to Wheeling Park

Please bring your 3 x 5 Flags and if you are flying your flags on your bike please make sure they are secure.  The weather forecast for Saturday is Sunny and temperatures in the high 80’s.  Please dress appropriately and remember to keep yourself well hydrated.  Bikes and cages are always welcome.

The family members of the 305 MP Unit have also invited the Patriot Guard Riders that are standing the Flag Line to join in on their Family Appreciation Day.  Anyone wanting to stay is more than welcome to.

 Thank you very much!