Ride Report posted for Rick Lyon

KSU at 0630 from Gregory. Arrived at Funeral home around 0900. Groups arrived and met with Funeral Home staff to finalize logistics. The procession left at approximately 1030 for the 15 mile escort.

We were guided south on 281 to the 410 and into Fort Sam Houston Cemetary by 8 local PD and Sheriffs Dept Motors.
Over 125 Bikes in all, supported by Members of many Clubs, including Fire and Iron (Firefighters) Blue Knights (PD)
American Legion Riders from several chapters across the State, VFW Motor Guard, as well as several smaller Veteran oriented clubs. One WWR bike even had a KIA Honor flag flying next to Old Glory during the ride.

Everyone was greeted and thanked by family members after the moving Caisson Drawn Ceremony was complete. US Army Honor Guard provided Pall Bearers, Rifle Salute and Honors to Staff Sgt Bowen’s final resting place.

Report Submitted by Rick Lyon
Asst. State Coordinator,
Lone Star Chapter