Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX

Medal of Honor Motorcade heads to Gainesville TX – American Heroes Celebrated

Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX – American Heroes Celebrated

Medal of Honor Motorcade heads to Gainesville, Host City located just one hour from DFW airport these heroes take the rise with hundreds following and thousands watching from the highways.

MEDAL of HONOR RECIPIENTS ARRIVE in GAINESVILLE, TX

Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
Carroll Avenue, Southlake Texas

Medal of Honor Host City

Grapevine to Gainesville, TX– Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
Texas Hwy 114 Enroute to Gainesville, Tx

 Medal of Honor Motorcade starts off 2019 begins today in the far North Texas city of Gainesville. Nestled near the Texas/Oklahoma border, Gainesville is as well the Most Patriotic Small Town in America. Just take a drive down California St. Or stroll along the Home Grown Heroes walking trail in town. It is obvious this town loves our nation’s military heroes! 

Medal of Honor Motorcade
Medal of Honor Recipients Ride in Style

 In fact, today marks the beginning of events and ceremonies for Medal of Honor recipients. Leading up to an incredible parade along California St. on Saturday morning. There are dinners and banquets honoring the MoH recipients. There are tree plantings. There are visits with local schools. There is a meet and greet and book signing following the parade. 

Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
936 Motorcycles Took Part in The Motorcade

 Notably, kicking off the event is the Medal of Honor Motorcade. Beginning at DFW airport and , this year, finishing at The Shops at Liberty Crossing on North I-35 in Gainesville. The journey is a non-stop trek through cities and counties showing their appreciation for the Medal of Honor recipients. 

Medal of Honor Motorcade
Ride for American Heroes

 Indeed, hundreds of vehicles are in the procession. First responders. Motorcycle groups. Numerous agencies. Then the shoulders of the route are lined with vehicles pulling over to let the Motorcade through. Flags are waving. Hats removed. Hands over hearts. Men and women saluting.

 Not only from the shoulders of the road. Bridges over the highways and interstate are full of cheering people. Fire trucks with ladders extended displaying the American flag. All along the route. 

Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
Supporting Americas Finest

 As a matter of fact, the Motorcade leaves DFW between 4pm and 5pm. The arrival of the recipients and their guests initiate Medal of Honor Week-running from Wednesday through Saturday. 

 Furthermore, 24 Medal of Honor recipients will visit Gainesville this week. Those are:

First Responders Make Way
  • Bennie G. Adkins
  • John P. Baca
  • Donald E. Ballard
  • Gary B. Beikirch
  • Patrick Henry Brady
  • Drew Dennis Dix
  • Michael John Fitzmaurice
  • Harold A. Fritz
  • Charles Chris Hagemeister
  • Robert R. Ingram
  • Allen James Lynch
  • James C. McCloughan
  • Hiroshi H. Miyamura
  • Robert J. Modrzejewski
  • Melvin Morris
  • Robert E. O’Malley
Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
American Spirit
Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
Celebrating the Past
Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
Celebrating Now
Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
Medal of HonorWeek Gainesville TX
Medal of Honor Week Motorcade
Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX
Medal of Honor Week Gainesville TX

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