The staff of Indiantown Gap National Cemetery has informed the Patriot Guard Riders that Vietnam Era Army Veteran James McCafferty 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, November 3. James served from 1963 to 1966. We will be there to ensure that James gets the honor he deserves as he goes to his final rest. James McCafferty was a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.
INTERMENT: IGNC, Thursday November 3 at 0900 HRS
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Staging: 0830 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.
RCIC: Steve Vassar, SRC-Region 8