"Standing By" - Company Message

Future NDPG-Involved Events:

The Patriot Guard has been invited to honor members of the 191st Military Police Company at a formal welcome home ceremony at the Fargo Armed Forces Reserve Center on Sunday February 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM. The soldiers returned home from a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan. They returned from their deployment in November and December.

Gov. Doug Burgum and Maj. Gen. Al Dohrmann, North Dakota adjutant general will address the service members and their families.
Mission:  Welcome Home Ceremony
Location: Armed Forces Reserve Center, 3920 31st St. North, Fargo
Staging: 12:00 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019
Flag-line: 12:15 pm
Stand-down: 1:00 pm

You are welcome to remain for the ceremony to honor our soldiers and their families. Please remember your 3X5 flags and poles.

RCIC: Frank Hebert


February 9th 11:00
The Family of William "Bill" Rickmeyer has invited us to help honor his life and service to our great country.
Bill passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019 at the Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris, MN. He was 88 years old.
Bill's Funeral will be Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Zion Lutheran Church, 311 S Columbia Ave, in Morris, MN.
 
Military Rites will follow church service in the church yard @ approx. 11:40 a.m.
 
Staging: 9:30 am @ Zion Lutheran Church, 311 S Columbia Ave, Morris, MN
Briefing: 9:40 
Flagline: 9:45, Family arrives @10:00. Stand down during service, Reestablish line for Military Honors.
Dismissal: @RCIC discretion.
 
Forecast is for cold weather, so please dress accordingly, and don't stay out until you freeze. Safety First ALWAYS.
 
RCIC Dave Day


February 8, 2019  POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
The Patriot Guard has been invited by Governor Doug Bergum and Major General Alan Dohrmann to help celebrate the presentation of the Woodrow W. Keeble "Je Suis Prett" (I Am Ready) Awards at the Circle of Nations School, 832 8th St N, Wahpeton, ND on February 8, 2019 at 1:00 PM. The award honors MSG Woodrow W. Keeble, a U.S. Army National Guard combat veteran of both World War II and the Korean War. He was a full-blooded member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation. He was the recipient of the Medal of Honor during the Korean War. He also received the Distinguished Service Cross, the Silver Star, the Bronze Star, two Purple Hearts, and the Combat Infantryman Badge. He taught at the Wahpeton Indian School for years after his military service.
The Patriot Guard will present a flag-line prior to the commencement of the ceremony.
Mission:  Flag-line
Location:  Circle of Nations School, 832 - 8th St N, Wahpeton, ND
Date:  Friday February 8, 2019
Staging:  12:00 PM at Circle of Nations School
Flag-line:  12:30 PM
Stand down:  1:00 PM
This will be an indoor mission. We will stand down and remain for the awards ceremony. Please remember your 3X5 flags and poles.

RCIC:  Tony Krogh