Short Notice - Maxwell Moffett, WWII Vet, Galena, MD., 14 Jul

It is with great sadness we note the passing of one of our Greatest Generation.  Maxwell B. Moffett, 89, passed on 10 July losing his battle with cancer.

He joined the US Army in 1939 at the age of 19.  In 1941 he was called to active duty and spent three years overseas as a Medical Aidman.  After the war he continued as a member of the Maryland National Guard through 1966 attaining the rank of SSG.

Maxwell was a life member of the Rock Hall VFC, AL Post 228 and VFW Post 652.  He was also a member of the 29th Division Association.


His family has invited the Patriot Guard Riders to pay our respect with a flag line at his viewing.  

Ride Captain will be Russ Burks Sr (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Viewing:  Tuesday 14 Jul 2009, 1800-2000 hrs  Location: 118 W. Cross St. Galena, MD.

Rally Time: 1600-1615 hrs
Rally Point:  Royal Farms Store, corner of Rt40 and Rt213.
We will leave the Rally Point for the Galena Funeral Home so that the flag lines can be set prior to the arrival of the family at 1730 hrs.

Our most heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of Maxwell Moffett.  It will be an honor for the PGR to Stand for him.

Please watch this thread and National thread for updates as this is very short notice.

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