Confirmed:Rodolfo Rivas, Veteran US Army, Korea (51-20) 6 JUN 20

When:
June 6, 2020 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
2020-06-06T13:30:00-05:00
2020-06-06T14:30:00-05:00
Where:
Harris Middle School
325 Pruitt Ave
San Antonio, TX 78204
USA
SHORT NOTICE
US ARMY VETERAN

 
The family of Mr. Rodolfo Rivas, a US Army Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard at the NON-LEO Support procession of their loved one for a drive by Birthday Party Parade.

Mr. Rivas was in the Army during the Korean War (June 1958 – June 1952). This will be his 90th Birthday. Mr. Rivas has been fighting cancer for 4 years now and he is in a wheelchair. Mrs. Rivas is in a Nursing Home and is unable to be there. They will have her picture beside him.

WEATHER:  Hi 95 / Lo 74, 0% Chance of Rain, 92% Humidity, Wind: 2 mph NNE

REQUESTOR:  Elida Rivas, Daughter

STAGING:  1:30 pm, Saturday, June 6, 2020
Harris Middle School
325 Pruitt Ave.
San Antonio, Texas 78204
https://goo.gl/maps/sKEvDhEdLb73ap3k8

BRIEFING:  1:45 pm

KSU:  2:20 pm (Semper Gumby)

BIRTHDAY PARTY PARADE:   2:30 pm
321 W Baylor
San Antonio, Texas 78204
https://goo.gl/maps/bqjGx9t7Dr1Ekpui6

RC:   Pete “Sea Dog” Johnson
pfjohn127@gmail.com

THIS IS A DRIVE BY ONLY.

ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTIONS

1. Iron horses if you can, cages are always welcome and appreciated and unless under special circumstances not allowed in processions. You do not have to have a motorcycle to participate in honoring our veterans.

2. Safety First: Please remember to properly hydrate (including the night before) before any outdoor activity and to dress appropriately. Do not hesitate to take a break at any time if you feel you need to get in the shade or get indoors and always ask for help at any time. Also please do not forget your sun screen.

3. Please remember that our mission is to stand tall and silent, and with honor and. NO TALKING, SMOKING, CHEWING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS, OR CELL PHONE USE IN THE FLAG LINE!

 ***Safety Notice***
Before volunteering and/or attending any San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders missions we encourage you to review all safety information below.  Included are some potential safety concerns to be aware of, however this does not include the full scope of all potential hazards.  Anyone attending any San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders mission understands that they do so at their own risk. Neither the Patriot Guard Riders Organization nor its representatives are liable for any damages incurred on any PGR mission or event.
Funeral Processions/Escorts
EVERY RIDER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for their own safety at all times while riding in a funeral procession.

At NO TIME are any riders authorized to block any intersection or otherwise block or impede traffic laws in any way.  Only Law Enforcement officials are authorized to block and/or impeded the lawful flow of traffic.

If you choose to fly a flag on your bike you are SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for ensuring it is secured and not a danger to any other rider or traffic.

Warm Regards,
Bob “Pizza Man” Johnson
Deputy State Captain
San Antonio Patriot Guard
Honor, Dignity, Respect
Cell: (562) 413-2223
bobtxpgr@gmail.com