The staff of Indiantown Gap National Cemetery has informed the Patriot Guard Riders that Vietnam Era Army Veteran Francisco Rivera-Rivera has passed with no known family. We have been asked to stand to honor his service to our nation as he is interred with full military honors at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Thursday, August 31st. Francisco was an SP4 who served from 1965 to 1969. We will be there to ensure that Francisco gets the honor he deserves as he goes to his final rest. Francisco Rivera-Rivera was a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.
INTERMENT: IGNC, Thursday August 31 at 1330 HRS
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Staging: 1300 HRS
Stage at the parking lot opposite the rear of the PA Memorial, (turn left at the US Flag Circle). DO NOT PROCEED TO COMMITTAL 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.
For mission information, contact:
Dale McGinnis, Veterans Liaison East