Tuesday July 7, 2015
Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold - US Army - Vietnam War Veteran - Susanville, CA
The Patriot Guard Riders having been invited by the family of fallen US Army - Vietnam War Veteran, Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold, to stand and honor during his Interment Service at the Diamond Crest Cemetery, Susanville, CA. 96130. Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold served his country proudly from 01 Mar 1967 to 10 Oct 1968.
Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold served in Vietnam during the Tet Offensive in 1968. Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold was awarded the following decorations : Vietnam Service Medal with 2 O/S bars - Vietnam Campaign Medal - and the National Defense Service Medal.
Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold was a lifelong resident of Susanville and upon his Honorable discharge from the US Army, Sp4 Ernie Ray Arnold returned home. Because of his love of life, his sense of humor and his love for his family, he will be missed by many.
INTERMENT SERVICES: began at approximately 1100hrs, at the Diamond Crest Cemetery, off of Law Drive and Diamond Crest Road, Susanville, CA . NOTE : On some map programs, Diamond Crest Cemetery is listed as Johnstonville Cemetery. We formed a flag line to render honors to the family and friends as they arrived for the Interment service.
RC– Rick “Taildragger” Schultz