The Lake Havasu City Patriot Guard and American Legion Riders gathered Saturday to honor U.S.Marine Lance Corporal Gregory Arceo with a deployment ceremony.
The PGR gathered at Lake Havasu High School along with friends and family members to begin the mission for Arceo, who will be deployed overseas soon.
Arceo is a 2016 graduate of Lake Havasu High School and was joined by his family and friends for the ceremony.
City council members David Lane, Vice Mayor Jeni Coke, and Gordon Groat present Gregory Arceo with a proclaimation from the city. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene
The Patriot Guard Riders present Gregory Arceo a challenge coin Saturday morning. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene
Gregory Arceo and his dad, Gilbert, share a few laughs during the deployment ceremony Saturday morning. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene
Gregory Arceo introduces his family at the deployment ceremony Saturday morning. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene
The Lake Havasu Military Moms present Gregory Arceo a signed flag Saturday at the deployment ceremony. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene
Veterans and military supporters raise their hands during “God Bless The USA” at the deployment ceremony for Gregory Arceo Saturday. Jillian Danielson/RiverScene