Texas Honor Guard Training

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I am tentatively scheduled to teach a DrillMaster Honor Guard Clinic the first weekend of December 2013 in College Station, Texas. Now is your chance to get in on my visit to Texas! Send me your information through my Contact page and we can work something out. This will help everyone involved save money and receive the best honor guard …

The DrillMaster Driller’s Bayonet is Here!

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Yes, folks, it’s taken me a while, but I have worked very diligently to create this bayonet from my original idea of a safer blade for Drillers. I was finally able to make my mark on the blade as well! And I’m not finished. There is more to come for the bayonet and other products. How do you order it? …

The First and only Cadet Joint Service Honor Guard Academy!

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The American Military Cadet Corps and The DrillMaster proudly bring you the annual Cadet Joint Service Honor Guard Academy. The academy, based on The Honor Guard Manual, by John K. Marshall, is a 2-week intensive course that will take cadets- all cadets (JROTC, police and fire explorers, Sea Cadets, Young Marines and Civil Air Patrol), through a complete course of ceremonial …

Lighthouse Uniform Company

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The Lighthouse Uniform Company, uniform outfitters of the Merchant Marines, Coast Guard Auxiliary, EMS, Federation of Fire Chaplains, Se Scouts, US Public Health Service, Passenger Vessel Association Power Squadron, Yacht Clubs and The DrillMaster, are having a year-end sale. Check this out: The Lighthouse is running a year end Special Items 50% Internet Sale starting today (12-19-12) and will run …

The Honor Guard National Convention, HonCon13

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Attention all first responder honor guard units! (And it’s not just for first responders!) My friends and honor guard colleagues at Elmhurst (IL) Training Academy in conjunction with Clark County Nevada Fire Department will again host the annual national convention in Las Vegas, NV April 21-24 2-13. The Orleans Hotel & Resort is the HQ for eating, sleeping and some …

The DrillAmerica Parade Rifle is Here!

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Yes Drillers, it’s here! Glendale (www.paradestore.com) has developed a better rifle for parade and alternative arms use! Dubbed the DrillAmerica Parade Rifle, it is the newest addition to the DrillAmerica family of outstanding drill rifles. No more flimsy, lightweight wood! The new rifle has a resin stock, just like its DrillAmerica siblings. Even better, it comes with a black, brown …

Fallen First Responders Memorial Ceremony

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“This is a terrific ceremony that you have created for 1st Responders.” Danny McKnight, COL, USA (Ret) National Spokesperson, Operation Safety 91 I was asked a few hours ago by one of my firefighter Facebook friends and former Marine, Joel Daoust: I wondered if you’ve ever heard of/seen a table similar to a POW/MIA table for police or firefighters, specifically …

The DrillMaster Smartphone App is Here!

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  Announcing the DrillMaster smartphone app! Now, you can stay up-to-date on Drillmaster articles and follow the happenings on the official Facebook and Twitter pages! Much more is in store for The DrillMaster as an organization so that will naturally flow into updates for the app. Stay tuned! Get it here.

The French Dukes!

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Together again, after 30 years! The Dukes never lost a competition. They performed in front of President Richard Nixon — twice. They were invited to perform on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” And they performed in parades and in front of countless crowds across the country. Read more here. And this video is a must see! This story is so cool! …

The DrillMaster iDrill Rifle!

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Drillmaster shows you how to make your own rifle out of wood and gives you the free patterns for an M1 Garand or M1903!