The family of Army Korean War POW & KIA Martin King has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand to honor his service and sacrifice to our nation at his interment ceremony Monday, November 9. CPL King’s remains were recovered from a POW Camp in Korea and he will be interred with full military honors at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. A brief funeral service will be held in Tower City, after which the PGR will escort CPL King to IGNC for interment. Martin King was a patriot who gave the full measure of devotion in his service to our country. We will stand to honor him as he is laid to rest.
FUNERAL & ESCORT: 9 NOV 2015 Funeral 1100 HRS, escort to follow.
Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc.
644 East Grand Avenue
Tower City, PA 17980
Stage: 1030 HRS
At the funeral home.
INTERMENT CEREMONY: IGNC, 1230 HRS
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
If going directly to IGNC, stage at the upper parking lot opposite the rear of the PA Memorial, (turn left at the US Flag Circle). Stage at 1200 HRS
DO NOT PROCEED TO COMMITAL SITE WITHOUT PERMISSION.
NOTE: Concealed carry permits are NOT recognized on military installations and federal reservations. Indiantown Gap National Cemetery is a federal reservation. Do not bring weapons or hazardous materials to this mission.
RCIC: Gerry Pawlowski, SRC, Region 5
National Link: https://www.patriotguard.org/showthread.php?410534