lukeThe Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for SrA Luke Wamsley, 26, USAF GWOT Veteran, for his Memorial Service on 24 Oct 15 in Buckhannon, WV. Luke went to be with Lord on 23 Sep 15.

Luke worked as a senior airman for the Green Mountain Boys, Vermont National Air Guard, from 2009 until the time of his death, where he served as a CE electrician. He was proud to wear his uniform and stand beside all the men and women that fought with him on a daily basis to protect and serve our wonderful country. He served a tour in Afghanistan in 2013.

Memorial service will be at Buckhannon-Upshur High School, 270 Bu Dr., Buckhannon, WV beginning at 1400. (

West Virginia District Captain Randy Rice ( is the designated Ride Captain in Charge of this most Honorable mission.

Staging will be at Sheetz #214, 341 N. Locust St., Buckhannon, WV (

Staging time: 1230.

Mission brief: 1245.

KSU: 1315.

Additional information will be provided during the briefing.

Early weather forecast is for partly cloudy skies with temperatures in the upper 60’s and a 0% chance of rain.

As this is on a weekend, please make an effort to attend as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to one of our native sons.

Joe Cumblidge
State Captain

Buckhannon, WV 26201