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Officer Lloyd E. Reed, Jr., LEO, Killed on Duty, Johnstown, PA/ 3,4 Dec 15


Dec 15




Officer Lloyd E. Reed, Jr.

St. Clair Township Police Department

Johnstown, PA


The family of Officer Lloyd E. Reed, Jr. has requested that the Patriot Guard Riders stand in silent honor of their American Hero. Officer Reed was killed in the line of duty.

You can read his obituary here:

The news story here:


Thursday, 3 December 2015


Flag Line: 12:45 PM until 8:00 PM. The family will be arriving at 1:00 PM.

Emmanuel Baptist Church 425 Luther Road Johnstown, PA 15904


Staging; 12:15 PM at the church parking lot

Briefing: 12:30 PM

This is a flag line of long duration. PLEASE try to make part of it.

Car-pooling and short times by a number of members on the flag line can make this a successful mission.

The weather plans to co-operate:

Please dress for the cool weather. HYDRATE.


Friday, 4 December 2015


Flag Line: 10:00 AM until the beginning of the funeral service at 11:00 AM

Cambria County War Memorial 326 Napoleon Street Johnstown, PA 15901


Staging: 9:30 AM Sharp

At the intersection of Walnut and Napoleon Sts. This is an “out of business” gas station one block from the War Memorial.

Briefing: 9:45 AM



The following is a tentative schedule, but the aspects will remain the same. Be there and follow the direction of the Ride Captain.

The flag Line will be held until the beginning of the funeral service when a police escort will lead us to the cemetery to prepare for the graveside services.

There will be no escort of the funeral procession by the Patriot Guard Riders to the cemetery. We will be leaving for the cemetery at the beginning of the funeral service, well before the funeral procession.

We will re-establish our flag line at the cemetery for the arrival of the procession. If you are riding you will need a kick stand plate.

Please bring your 3X5 hand held American Flags.


Ride Captain: Jules Shubuck



Assisted by: Aaron Zeff




If you are travelling from out of town and would need a room, the Holiday Inn, Johnstown is offering rooms at $79.00 per night.  Call the hotel at 814-535-7777


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