MSgt. Edward A. King

Dec 08th 12:15 pm - 12:15 pm
US Marine Corps
Retired
MRC - Jim Anderson

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Mission Summary

 

Military Branch:

 

United States Marine Corps

Classification:

 

Retired

Service:

 

Desert Storm

MSgt Eddie King, U.S. Marine Corps, retired after 20 years and 9 months of honorable service from 02/07/1972 to 11/30/1992. He was a Vietnam Era veteran and a Desert Storm combat veteran. He was awarded numerous medals, citations, and commendations for his exceptional service to his country.

 

Obituary:

 

 

Mission Segments:

 

Inurnment Service

National PGR Link:

 

Condolences Link

 

It is strongly encouraged that everyone goes to the Condolences Link above and post a brief message of condolence/sympathy to the family on the loss of their loved one. It is regularly mentioned how those kind words bring great comfort to a family member.

 

Calendar Link:

 

North Texas Calendar

MRC:

 

Jim Anderson

weirdandy@hotmail.com

(817) 269-1254

 

Photography:

 

Permission Granted

Summary:

 

The King family has requested the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders to stand the flag line at DFW National Cemetery. The Inurnment Service is scheduled for 13:00, Shelter A.

 

 

Part 1 – Inurnment Service

 

 

Mission Date:

 

Friday, December 08, 2017

Staging Time:

 

1215

Briefing Time:

 

1230

In Position/KSU Time:

 

1245

Starting Time:

 

1300

Staging Point:

 

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

Staging Address:

 

2000 Mountain Creek Parkway

Dallas, TX 75211

 

Staging Area Map:

 

Link to Map

Staging Area GPS:

 

32.715616,-96.94323

Details:

 

Prior to the riders briefing at the Visitors Center, four honor bikes will be selected to accompany the cremains to the committal Shelter A. After the riders briefing, a number of riders will proceed to the committal shelter to prepare the flag line and await the arrival of MSgt Eddie King, U.S. Marine Corps, his family, and friends. The remainder of the riders will enter the designated lane and participate as family in the procession to the designated shelter. Upon conclusion of the Inurnment Service the flags will be furled and returned to storage followed by riders debriefing and dismissal.

PGR Riders will be MSgt King's family during the procession to the shelter and at the shelter.

 

Flag/Water Support:

 

Yes

RC Will Support

 

Built By:

CJ Rowell

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