Monday, August 22, 2016
Global War on Terror Wall of Remembrance Motorcycle Escort
Note: A link to Richard Bixler and his wife Linda on the Talk of Connecticut with Brad Davis, talking about the Global War on Terror Wall of Remembrance is now at the bottom of this article.
August 22, 2016
Contact: Peter Galgano
MOTORCYCLISTS, MOST OF THEM VETERANS, TO ESCORT THE GLOBAL WAR ON TERROR WALL OF REMEMBRANCE TO WEST HARTFORD
Riders will carry names of every Connecticut resident, lost so far, in the Global War on Terror
The Motorcade Will Travel an 18-Mile Route from Southington/Cheshire to West Hartford
Who: · CT Friends of Veterans Wall Committee/Motorcyclists
What: · Motorcycle Escort of the Global War on Terror Wall of Remembrance
When: · Thursday, August 25, at 10:30 a.m.; Arrives at West Hartford Town Hall at 11 a.m.
Where: · From The Home Depot Parking Lot, 1816 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Southington
(Next to Comfort Suites, 64 Knotter Dr., Cheshire), to the West Hartford Town Hall.
The motorcade route will be as follows: From the Home Depot, follow I-84 east to South Main St in West Hartford. Take exit 41 from I-84 east, turn left onto South Main Street and go to the West Hartford Town Hall, 50 South Main Street.
This August 25-28th non-profit organization Rear Area Support Foundation Inc. (RASF) and the Connecticut Friends of Veterans, Inc. will Escort the Global War on Terror Wall of Remembrance traveling memorial and set it up for display at West Hartford’s Town Hall front lawn, 50 South Main Street, to honor all of our veterans, the families of our fallen and those presently serving our nation.
The Motorcyclists will assemble at the Home Depot Parking Lot, 1816 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike – CT 322, Southington/Cheshire, CT 06489 at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 25th. They will leave the parking lot at 10:30 a.m. and arrive at the West Hartford Town Hall front lawn at 11:00 a.m.
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