Michael Gasaway

Feb 08th 10:00 am - 10:00 am
US Army
MRC - Bill Kushnir
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Mission Summary

Classification 

Military Veteran 

Military Branch

United States Army 

Military Service 

Mr. Gasaway enlisted in the United States Army on June 24, 1970 and was honorably discharged on April 5, 1972 having achieved the rank of SP4. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal. 

Campaigns

Vietnam War Era

Mission Segments 

Funeral Service, Interment Service 

Obituary

Link to Obituary 

Photo Permission

Yes

MRC

Bill Kushnir 

bpkush@gte.net 

(214) 995-1536 

 

 

Part 1

Segment

Funeral Service 

Mission Date 

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 

Staging Time 

1000 

Briefing Time

1015

In Position/KSU Time

1030

Starting Time 

1100 

Staging Point 

Lucas Funeral Home

Staging Address 

1321 Precinct Line Road

Hurst, TX 76053 

Map Link 

Link to Map

Details 

Riders will stage at the funeral home. After the briefing, riders will stand tall and silent while family and friends arrive. After the service begins, flags will be furled and returned to the support vehicle. Riders will then be debriefed and dismissed to re-stage at DFW National Cemetery, if available to do so. 

Support 

Yes David Smith 

 

 

Part 2

Segment 

Interment Service 

Mission Date 

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 

Staging Time 

1245 

Briefing Time

1300

In Position/KSU Time

1315

Starting Time 

1330

Staging Point

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery  

Staging Address 

2000 Mountain Creek Parkway

Dallas, TX 75211 

Map Link 

Link to Map

Details 

We will stage at the Information Center at DFW National Cemetery. Following the mission brief, honor bikes will proceed to the staging lane. Remaining riders will proceed to the designated shelter to set the flags and await the arrival of the procession. Riders will stand tall and silent during the committal service. After the service, flags will be returned to the storage locker/vehicle and riders will be debriefed and dismissed.

NOTE: PGR will serve as pall bearers. 

Support 

No, flags only

 

 

 

 

*** 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. 

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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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