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Author Topic: CPO Enrique G. Lopez Jr., 85, USN(RET), Vietnam Vet, Miramar NC FLO - 07 FEB  (Read 185 times)

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The family of Retired Chief Petty Officer Enrique G Lopez, Jr., has invited the Patriot Guard Riders to be there to honor their hero, for his service to his country.  It will be our privilege to do so.

Enrique served his country in the United States Navy from 11-6-1957 to 3-2-1978, retiring as a Chief Petty Officer.  He entered U.S. Navy directly from Philippines, during his service Enrique was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Good Conduct Medal (2nd Award) and the Navy Unit Commendation Medal.

After serving our country, Enrique worked as an electrician on the barge ships, he loved sci-fi movies, spending time with family and visiting Sycuan Casino.

Enrique is survived by two daughters, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

NOTE: This mission posting facilitates your voluntary participation in honoring this Military Veteran. For those interested, and all PGR members are welcome, we will be meeting our hero and his family at Miramar National Cemetery for a Flag Line Only.  Please see the timetable if you would like to participate.

Time Table for Tuesday 07 February 2023:

1130 – Stage at Miramar National Cemetery, 5795 Nobel Drive, San Diego, CA 92122 

1145 – Mission Briefing

1200 – Flag Line for our Hero and family’s arrival.

1230- Flag Line for service.

R/C Russ ”BigRuss” Jubenville
SoCal PGR Ride Captain

(619) 729-4713

You do not have to be a Veteran or a motorcycle rider to attend this mission. All PGR members are welcome. We encourage those who do not ride to attend in your car. If this is your first mission, go to the initial staging area, and you will be briefed by the R/C (Ride Captain). Dress for motorcycle riding or wear casual attire while driving a cage (car). Please feel free to attend any portion of this mission you can. Please ride/drive safely.
Remember that our mission is to stand tall and silent with honor and respect for our Heroes—no talking, smoking, or cell phone use during the flag line or service. Please keep radios off and engine noise to a minimum. Show respect to all who are there, not just the ones we honor.

Robin "Skrewball" Parker
SoCal PGR Mission Ops
858 945 2363