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OTHER Support; Flag Line for LAST MEMBER Okinawa American Flag Raising; PA-1
June 15, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
“Attention all Comrades and patriots in Cochranville, Parkesburg, and nearby areas! We need your assistance in a very important event on 15 June from 1130 am till 1200 pm. As many of you already know, PFC Jesse Thomas – the last remaining member of the American flag raising in Okinawa, Japan has recently passed away. Please help us send him off properly to his final resting place. He gave everything he had to protect the country that we live in today. He deserves this honor and much more. We would like to create a flag line funeral procession from Wilde’s Funeral Home to Cochranville cemetery. We have designated groups for the route.
Group 1 – Culvert Street to Fire House
Group 2 Fire House to Route 10
Group 3 Turkey Hill to Beale Manor
Group 4 Intersection of Highland Drive and Route 10
Group 5 Cochranville Turkey Hill to Cochranville Street”
Please see original post as well:https://www.facebook.com/Parkesburg-VFW-Post-4480-181994128499505/