The staff of Indiantown Gap National Cemetery has informed the Patriot Guard Riders that Air Force Veteran John Taraska 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, January 25th. John served in the Air Force from 1959 until 1963. We will be there to ensure that John gets the honor he deserves as he goes to his final rest. John Taraska is a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.
INTERMENT: IGNC, Thursday January 25 at 1030 HRS
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Staging: 1000 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