The Patriot Guard Riders have been asked to stand in honor of Sgt .Walter W. Smith, USA WW I I KIA .

Sgt. Smith is on record as the first Upshur County ,WV resident to be fatally injured in World War II.

Dave Rowan, ( DRC will take the RC for the dedication in Buckhannon, WV on July 12th , 2014 at 1 pm

Staging will be at the Buckhannon Sheetz, Sheetz #214 , 4 Clarksburg Road, Buckhannon, WV 26201, beside U.S. Route 33. Directions to the staging area are on the link

Staging time is 12:15 Noon,

Ride brief at 12:30

KSU 12:40. to travel to the bridge location, which is approximately 5 miles .

Bring your 3×5 flags.

Kickstand pads as parking is packed gravel.

Watch weather reports, dress accordingly, hydrate, travel safely.

Delores Minear

HOTH Director – North


Buckhannon, WV 26201