The Korean Traveling Memorial Escort
31 May 2019
The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to escort the Korean Traveling Memorial to the Greene County fairgrounds.
The Korean Traveling Memorial is a replica of the Memorial displayed in Washington D.C. of statues of soldiers on patrol wearing rain parkas. The Memorial will be on display from May 31st to June 2nd, everybody is welcome and admission is free.
36,574 Americans were killed during the Korean War and 103,284 were wounded. The war in Korea is often called the “Forgotten War” and this Memorial gives an opportunity to remember those who served and died in this conflict.
Friday, 31 May 2019
Staging: 11:00 AM
First Rest Area entering Pennsylvania from West Virginia on the eastbound side.
Pennsylvania Welcome Center
I-70, Claysville, PA 15323
Briefing: 11:30 AM
KSU, Police Escort through Washington to
Greene County Fair Grounds:
107 Fairgrounds Rd, Waynesburg, PA 15370
Members can attend all of a mission or any part of the mission. PGR sets no time for a member to stand and or escort for a mission. We Thank you for whatever time you give us and the families of our heroes appreciate your time.
Please watch the weather, dress accordingly, hydrate and bring your 3 x 5 handheld American flags.
RCIC: Lewis Winnecour