Dale Benham

Dec 03rd 10:00 am - 10:00 am
US Marine Corps
Vietnam War Veteran
MRC - Brian Liberty
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Mission Summary

 

Classification 

Military Veteran 

Military Branch 

United States Marine Corps 

Military Service 

66-68 Vietnam Veteran 

Campaigns

Vietnam War (1962 - 1975)

Mission Segments 

Funeral Service & Procession, Interment Service

Obituary

Link to Obituary 

Photo Permission

Yes

MRC

Brian Liberty

PostmasterLiberty@gmail.com

(979) 702-9097 

 

 

Part 1

 

Segment

Funeral Service & Procession

Mission Date 

12/03/2019 

Staging Time 

10:00 

Briefing Time

10:15

In Position/KSU Time

10:30

Starting Time 

11:00 

Staging Point 

Midlothian Funeral Home 

Staging Address 

200 E. Ave. E

Midlothian, TX 76065 

Map Link 

Link to Map 

Part 1 Details 

The family of LCpl Dale Robert Benham has asked the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders to honor his service to our country by standing a flag lines at his Funeral and then at his Interment service.


The PGR will stage at Midlothian Funeral Home, flags will be set, riders will be given the mission brief and prepare to receive the family and friends of LCpl Benham. Once the service starts, the Ride Captain will make the decision when to remove the flags and take them to the support vehicle. The riders will be debriefed and dismissed from part 1 of this mission.

Riders that stay for the procession will then be given a safety briefing prior to departure to Midlothian Cemetery. Riders that do not stay for the procession may proceed to the Cemetery. 

Procession 

Escort Provided 

Support 

Yes Randy and Nicki Smith 

 

 

Part 2

 

Part 2 Segment 

Interment Service 

Part 2 Date 

12/03/2019 

Part 2 Staging Time 

11:30 

Part 2 Briefing Time

11:40

Part 2 In Position/KSU Time

11:45

Part 2 Starting Time 

11:50

Part 2 Time(s) Estimated

Yes

Part 2 Staging Point

Midlothian Cemetery Pavilion 

Part 2 Staging Address 

Cemetery Road & S. 11th St.

Midlothian, TX 76065 

Part 2 Map Link 

Link to Map 

Part 2 Details 

Riders will stage at Midlothian Cemetery Pavilion in Midlothian, TX for the interment service. Once at the cemetery, the riders will be briefed, set a flag line and then await the friends and family of LCpl Dale R. Benham. After the service, flags will be furled, returned to the storage vehicle, riders briefed and dismissed. 

Part 2 Support 

Yes Randy & Nicki Smith

 

*** SAFETY NOTICE ***

Before volunteering and/or attending any North Texas Patriot Guard Riders missions we encourage you to review all safety information below.

Included are some potential safety concerns to be aware of, however this does not include the full scope of all potential hazards.

Anyone attending any North Texas Patriot Guard Riders mission understands that they do so at their own risk.

Funeral Processions/Escorts

EVERY RIDER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for their own safety at all times while riding in a funeral procession. 

At NO TIME are any riders authorized to block any intersection or otherwise block or impede traffic laws in any way.  Only Law Enforcement officials are authorized to block and/or impeded the lawful flow of traffic.

If you choose to fly a flag on your bike you are SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for ensuring it is secured and not a danger to any other rider or traffic. 

High Temperatures

It's every RIDER'S PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY to hydrate prior to attending a mission. 

Begin drinking water the night before.  Drink water when you wake up and continue drinking water all day to ensure your body stays hydrated.

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