The North Texas Patriot Guard Riders

Welcome and thanks for visiting our site. As the title reflects, this is the website for the North Texas Region of the Patriot Guard Riders of Texas. The North Texas region stretches over 180 square miles. Our area of responsibility includes the counties of Archer, Bosque, Clay, Collin, Comanche, Cooke, Denton, Dallas, Eastland, Ellis, Erath, Fannin, Grayson, Hamilton, Hill, Hood, Hunt, Jack, Johnson, Kaufman, Montague, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Stephens, Tarrant, Wichita, Wise, and Young. Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery is located within our region.

If you are requiring PGR support for another area within Texas, please click here to view Texas PGR regions and contacts.

In 2017 we were

honored to stand for


veterans, their families, our communities and we are still standing

north texas Statistics

Missions in a single day = 7 (Attained several times)

Number of missions in a single week = 25, November 2016

Number of missions in a single month = 70, May 2016

Interments in one mission = 8 Veterans with no families, 2016

Inurnments in one mission = 20 Veterans with no families, 2017


Total Missions Served In 2016 = 680
Total Missions Served Since 2006 = 3,896

In the News
October 14, 2017
We learned today that our good friend Rock Malaspina has passed away.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family as we all grieve his passing. We are working to get more details and will share them as the family wishes. CJ     …
September 9, 2017
We will dedicate "The Price of Liberty" Memorial to honor Texas service men and women from all branches of service, and their families, who served in the Global War on Terror.  The Dedication and unveiling will take place December 2, 2017 at 10am…
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Mission Calendar

MRC - Sylvia Miller
Oct 18th 12:30 pm - 12:30 pm
DFW National
MRC - Jeffrey Wike
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
Oct 18th 3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
MRC - Rusty McNab
Oct 19th 10:00 am - 10:00 am
Fort Worth
MRC - Jim Anderson
Oct 19th 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
DFW National
MRC - John Bartis
Oct 20th 3:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Thank you letters



Dear North Texas Patriot Guard Riders,

Thank you for such a Patriotic & truly touching experience that you have provided for my son
SSGT Patrick R. Griffin.  Words cannot express my thankfulness to you all for accompanying myself & my family throughout the entire process of honoring him.

Your presentation of the plaque & canvas portrait was a moment I will cherish forever in my heart.  God Bless & Thank you for all that you do.

With love

Michelle Patterson (Mother)

— Michelle Patterson

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North Texas Patriot Guard Riders

The Patriot Guard Riders is a 100% volunteer, federally registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which ensures dignity and respect at memorial services honoring fallen active duty military, first responders and honorably discharged veterans.

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