Let’s get this out of the way, when asked to formally post the colors in stands outside, don’t. Just don’t do it. Let’s look closely.
Let’s have a look at the theories that surround the flag: fringe on the flag, the finial, and the flag’s size.
There are spade finials out there that are damaged, I’m sure. Here, you will see the steps to make a spade finial presentable again. I use the word, presentable, because I am using things I have on hand to try to keep costs low.
There is a new eBook by the DrillMaster called Mounted Color Guard Protocols For Civilian Organizations. Major contributions to the book were made by DeVaughn Simper, Vexillologist, Professor Flag. The techniques come from the military just like a color guard on foot and allowances have been made for American citizens who wish to present the colors while on horseback.
DrillMaster explains what a drill team and honor guard members need in the way of footwear and how to care for your shoes and boots.
DrillMaster shares his view of keeping the professionalism in an honor guard unit
DrillMaster explains the numerous benefits of military drill and ceremonies.
DrillMaster explains what the Medal of Honor flag is and that it is not authorized to be carried by anyone at any time. Ever.
DrillMaster shares his frustration at the ineptitude expressed by others about military drill and ceremonies.
The DrillMaster has given live audio feedback for performances for many years and now he has moved into video critiques.