The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to provide an escort and pay tribute to the West Virginia Vietnam Mobile Wall as it is brought into Moundsville, WV on August 7th 2015 and then to be a part of several ceremonies on the 7th and 8th.
The WV Vietnam Mobile Wall is in Memory of all men and women of West Virginia who paid the ultimate price for our Freedom.
The Patriot Guard Riders have been asked to escort the Mobile Wall to Moundsville, WV and to stage a flag line for the opening ceremony on Friday night. We have also been asked to provide a flag line for Saturday August 8th 2015 while the names of our fallen heroes are read. There will be a closing ceremony on the 8th that we have been asked to attend.
(C) 304-312-6270 Susan’s
Staging Location: (https://mapq.st/1LBw6tU)
PAR MAR STORE #13
40019 STATE RT 7
HANNIBAL, OHIO 43931
Staging Time: NLT (no later than) 1:00 PM
Ride Briefing: 1:15 PM Wall will arrive at 1:30 PM
KSU: 2:00 PM
We will travel North on Route 7 to the 470 intersection and cross over to West Virginia to Route 2 South. We are going this route because the Mobile Wall is coming from down state and the towns between 470 and Moundsville have request this to be our route so they can welcome the Mobile Wall in. Once into Moundsville we will take the 250 Extension into Downtown Moundsville.
The Mobile Wall will be setup across from the BB&T Bank on Jefferson Ave. Anyone wishing to help set the Wall up is more than welcome. Also, if anyone would like to help with Security on Friday night and Saturday morning just let Michael or myself know.
OPENING CEREMONY AUGUST 7th 6:00 PM
Briefing at the BB&T Bank at 5:30 PM.
Flag Line in place at 5:45 PM
CEREMONY AUGUST 8th 10:00 AM
Staging Time: 9:15 AM
Staging Location: At the PGR Information Table which will be located close to the Wall on Jefferson Avenue.
FLAG RETIRMENT CEREMONY AUGUST 7th AT 7:00 PM
Staging Time: 6:45 PM and Location will be at the BB&T Bank.
Please note that flags that are being flown on your vehicles must be capable to withstand highway speeds. Please dress appropriately and keep yourself well hydrated.
There will be several things going on throughout Saturday to Honor our Hero’s so come spend the day.
Bikes and cages are always welcome.
WV HOTH Director