The family of US Army Vietnam Veteran SPC4 Richard M. Meredith Jr. has requested that we stand in silent honor during his celebration of life and committal on Tuesday 27 August. Richard served in the 173rd Airborne division from 1968-1970. He was sent to Vietnam where he served on the front lines as part of a 4-man stag team. Richard is the recipient of Vietnam Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Combat Action Badge, Marksman Badge, The Bronze Star, and the Purple Heart. We will stand to honor Richard at his celebration of life at Zimmerman Auer Funeral Home. After the service we will escort Richard to IGNC where we will stand in silent honor of his service to this Nation. SPC4 Richard M. Meredith Jr. is a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.
Viewing: Tuesday 27 August 1100-120 Hrs.
Service: Tuesday 27 August 1200 Hrs.
Staging: 1030 Hrs.
Zimmerman-Auer Funeral Home
4100 Jonestown Road
Harrisburg PA. 17109
Interment: 1400 Hrs.
Staging: (Gap only) 1330 Hrs.
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Annville PA 17003
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: Russ Hogg
For mission information, contact:
Eric M. Cramer Veterans Liaison East
Eric M. Cramer, Veterans Liaison East