9/21/18 WELCOME HOME MajGen Thomas D. “WHEELS” Weidley, USMC Glen Mills, PA

A Hero’s Welcome recently met Seth Brunner, Director of Secondary Athletics at Garnet Valley High School at the Springfield National Night Out.  Seth contacted us to say he’d like us to join Garnet Valley High school in welcoming home one of their own!!!
MajGen Thomas D. “Wheels” Weidley was inducted into the Garnet Valley Hall of Fame as part of the inaugural class of 2016.  He could not attend the induction as he was and is currently deployed at Camp Foster in Okinawa Japan.  He will be returning to the states on 9/20 and will spend a day at Garnet Valley before traveling to Quantico.
A Hero’s Welcome will be joining Garnet Vallley Students, Faculty and Football Team to honor MajGen Weidley at this Friday night’s football game.

” We would like to give him a heroes welcome prior to the start of the Garnet Valley football game on 9/21 at 7pm.    At 6:50pm our football team will exit the locker room and make their way towards the field, both teams form a tunnel for “Wheels”  to make his entrance onto the field with the GV marching band playing the Marine Corp hymn and then present him with a welcome home certificate”

Rally point: Garnet Valley High School REAR OF THE BUILDING by Locker Room

552 Smithbridge Rd, Glen Mills, PA 19342

Rally Time: 6:30 PM
A Hero’s Welcome and the Warriors’ Watch Riders will lead the team onto the field, at which point we will honor our Hero on the 50 yd line where he will become the office Team Captain for the game.
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