Our hero has just left Kuwait and is expected to arrive home sometime on Friday. The Warriors’ Watch Riders will escort Staff Sergeant Stadelberger to Abington, PA
Stand by for final details.
About our Hero:
Philadelphia Police Officer and Staff Sergeant Paul C. Stadelberger has been in Kuwait for over 3 months. Previously less than a 1.5 years ago was in Afghanistan. He is in the DE Air National Guard, been a guardsman for over 15 years. He was also in Navy, active duty 4 years. This was a volunteer deployment as another member injured had to come out he went on to finish the 6 month deployment.
A little history on our hero: 4 years active duty with the Navy, deployed twice in 97 and 99. And 17 years with the Delaware Air National Guard, deployed twice.
Rally Point: To be announced
Rally Time: To be announced
A Hero’s Welcome will be marching in the 4th Annual Philadelphia Veterans Parade again this year. If you’d like to join at this exciting event, please contact me (*protected email*) we will have a marching group w/ banner.
Our position is Bravo II; Parking is at a premium and very difficult to find. Give yourself ample time to park, walk and meet our group at 20th and JFK Blvd between 10-11 am. Make sure you tell the organizers you are with A Hero’s Welcome and are in the Bravo II group. There is a vehicle check point for any vehicles in the parade, NOT AHW MEMBERS MARCHING IN THE PARADE..please see map for routes, etc. Please note that due to the number of streets being shut down for the parade, you will have to travel east on JFK Blvd. from 30th Street Station to get to 20th and JFK.. If you need more clarification on how to commute to 20th & JFK, there is a map attached to this email detailing the route you should take. All marchers are also to report to 20th & JFK Blvd between 10-11am.
Jim and Pat Ray organized the POW MIA 50 State Flag tour going around the United States starting and returning to Grundy, Virginia . This was a huge endevor and with the help of people like Rosely Robinson and her Delaware TEAM… the tour was a success. I’ll post some additional picture of some of the stops but thank you to Jim, Pat, Rosely and all who participated in this remembrance of our POW/MIAs .. Members of A Hero’s Welcome Delaware drove to Virginia to welcome the tour back home. Thank you Rosely, Carol, Becky, Merriella for all you do!
A Hero’s Welcome Members!!! We will be participating in the Philadelphia Veterans Parade this year, if you’d like to walk in the parade with us, let me know!! It’s LOTS of fun !!! and best of all.. we are honoring the Veterans of the Philadelphia Area. Rally Location will be posted Soon!
A Hero’s Welcome will have an information table at their Annual Salute the Troops Car and Bike Show.. Come out and join local Military Support organizations and see some super cars and bikes.. and Military Vehicles too! The Delco Cruisers are always there to help A Hero’s Welcome and our Veterans.. Let’s get out and show our support!!!
9/22/18 ARMY Mug & Hug for Sgt. Mike , BETHLEHEM PA
WWR NEPA and all like minded groups, clubs and patriots have been asked to do one of our famous Mug & Hugs on Saturday September 22nd.
Sgt. Mike has served in the US ARMY from 2003-2014. His friend and co-worker has asked that we give him the welcome home he never got, and we most definitely will do exactly that.
Rally: Old Kmart parking lot
3843 Linden Street, Bethlehem PA
Rally time: 1120 hrs
KSU: 1145 hrs