in the corps
from October 1966 to May 1967 (baritone bugle).
I started off on
“contra bass” but got moved to baritone since I didn’t have the
in 1966-67 we wore 1505s and Fatigues. We actually shined
our boots, and ironed
We had inspections prior to playing Retreat. Here’s a picture of Lt. McIntosh.
favorite memory, aside from
(finally) passing my room inspection, was
school was so long, I got to go
home (NJ) over Christmas. I took some time
was off to Colorado Springs. Five years later, I was a “butter bar” and retired in
still have the
“Blue Knight” which I cut off the jacket, and sewed it onto my
Certainly, a lot of great memories with the Blue Knights. I often wonder what happened to “Randy” with the Ford Falcon, and “Robbie Roberts”. Some good friends. Hope they are still among us. Currently (and forever) living in Colorado Springs.