Gary Martin

Dec 10th 12:45 pm - 12:45 pm
US Marine Corps
US Army National Guard
US Army Reserve
Vietnam War Veteran
MRC - Jim Anderson
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Mission Summary

Classification 

Retired Military 

Military Branch 

United States Marine Corps 

Military Service 

1stSgt Gary O. Martin possessed multiple DD214's for his service in the US Marine Corps, the Oregon Army National Guard and the US Army Reserve. He served in the US Marine Corps from September 5, 1958 to February 21, 1966 as a CID Investigator and Military Police. He was a Vietnam Veteran who was awarded 2 Purple Hearts, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Parachute Jump Wings Badge plus numerous other commendations and awards. After leaving the Marine Corps, he continued his service in the Oregon Army National Guard, followed by service in the US Army Reserve retiring on August 18, 1999. 

Campaigns

Vietnam War (1962 - 1975)

Mission Segments 

Interment Service 

Obituary

Link to Obituary 

Photo Permission

Yes

MRC

Jim Anderson

weirdandy@hotmail.com

(817) 269-1254 

 

 

Part 1

Segment

Interment Service 

Mission Date 

12/10/2018 

Staging Time 

12:45 

Briefing Time

13:00

In Position/KSU Time

13:15

Starting Time 

13:30 

Staging Point 

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery 

Staging Address 

2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy

Dallas, TX 75211

Map Link 

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Part 1 Details 

The family of Gary O. Martin has requested the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders to stand the flag line at DFW National Cemetery for his Interment Service scheduled for Monday, December 10, 2018, 13:30, Shelter C.

Prior to the riders briefing at the Visitor Center, four honor bikes will be selected to accompany the coach 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 1stSgt Gary O. Martin, US Marine Corps, his family and friends. Upon conclusion of the Interment Service, the flags will be furled and returned to storage, followed by riders debrief and dismissal. 

Support 

No  

 

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