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

317

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

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

In the News
May 30, 2017
Good morning fellow PGR, It's that time of year when we all start hearing HYDRATE!   HYDRATE!   HYDRATE!  The two groups that are most susceptible to debilitating heat illnesses are children under two and adults over 60 years old.  W…
May 29, 2017
The Army, Air Force and Navy exchange will start allowing all honorably discharged veterans to shop online, (think Amazon, but only cheaper with no taxes.)  The target start date is Veterans Day, November 11, 2017 b…
May 25, 2017
Blackie Blackmore's dog took him down while out walking him Tuesday and busted his shoulder up pretty badly.  He's in Harris Hospital, Ft. Worth and will be down for a while.
May 23, 2017
Ed's had some serious health issues that have kept him off of the Flag Line and he’d doing his best to get himself back on his feet and Standing Tall and Silent with us.  He said that he’d appreciate prayers and for anyone to feel free …
March 16, 2017
MISSION SUPPORT PERSON/TEAMS NEEDED   DFW area PGR Riders, we need additional persons or teams in the DFW area to provide support to our missions. If you have considered or will consider taking that next step in furthering our cause the…
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Mission Calendar

Jun
26
US Army Veteran
First Responder (EMS)
MRC - Jim Wiggins
Jun 26th 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Commerce, TX
Jun
27
WWII Veteran
Korean War Veteran
MRC - Jeff Wike
Jun 27th 9:30 am - 9:30 am
Dallas Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
Jun
27
U S Navy Veteran
MRC - Ken Hammock
Jun 27th 11:00 am - 11:00 am
Arlington
Jul
06
Fort Worth VA Clinic
Jul 06th 10:00 am - 10:00 am
Jul
19
Veteran
MRC - Sylvia Miller
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
Jul 19th 3:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

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Thank you letters

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Quotes

To the Patriot Guard Riders of North Texas,

Thank you very much.  I appreciate everything you've done for us.  It was an awesome experience to have you all there with us and honoring Patrick. 

Michelle Patterson (Mother of Marine SSgt Patrick R. Griffin)

— 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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