Charles Koerth

Jul 19th 11:45 am - 11:45 am
US Navy
MRC - Jim Anderson
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Mission Summary

 

Classification 

Military Veteran 

Military Branch 

United States Navy 

Military Service 

The provided DD214 shows 3 years of service in the US Navy from September 27, 1968 to September 26, 1971, but it also indicates an additional 3 years and 6 months of active duty recorded on an additional DD214 for a total of 6 and 1/2 years of active service. He was a PO2 (Petty Officer 2nd class), Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) serving as an F-8 Crusader Systems Organization Maintenance Technician. He also served as a P-2 Neptune Organizational Maintenance Technician. He was a Vietnam Era Veteran earning medals and awards commensurate with his honorable service. 

Campaigns

Vietnam Era Veteran

Mission Segments 

Inurnment Service 

Obituary

Link to Obituary 

Photo Permission

Yes

MRC

Jim Anderson

weirdandy@hotmail.com

(817) 269-1254 

 

 

Part 1

 

Segment

Inurnment Service 

Mission Date 

07/19/2019 

Staging Time 

11:45 

Briefing Time

12:00

In Position/KSU Time

12:15

Starting Time 

12:30 

Staging Point 

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

Staging Address 

2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy

Dallas, TX 75211 

Map Link 

Link to Map

Part 1 Details 

The family of Charles D. Koerth has requested the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders to stand the flag line at DFW National Cemetery. The Inurnment Service is scheduled for Friday, July 19, 2019, 12:30, Committal Shelter C.

Prior to the riders briefing at the Visitor Center, four honor bikes will be selected to accompany the family vehicle to Committal Shelter C. After the riders briefing, the PGR will stand the flag line at the designated shelter, where we will "Stand Tall and Silent" in honor of an American Hero PO2 Charles D. Koerth, US Navy, his family and friends. Upon conclusion of the Inurnment Service, the flags will be furled and returned to storage, followed by rider debrief and dismissal. It is forecasted to be a very hot day, remember to hydrate, hydrate, hydrate beginning the evening before the mission. 

Support 

No  

 

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