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John DrillMaster Marshall
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Trainer of drill teams, honor guards and Drillers. Visual designer, drill writer.
Trainer of drill teams, honor guards and Drillers. Visual designer, drill writer.

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NOT proper technique! You don't make up your own style, BHG. #patrickafb #bhg ✴️Education is 🔑! ✴️
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End slavery ✖ @enditmovement 🏴🏳️🏴
🚩️#TheDrillMaster: I judge military drill competitions and am the only trained and certified visual judge in the #MilitaryDrillWorld.
🚩Want to train to be a judge or certify to instruct?
🚩Just ask for a professional DrillMaster Audio Performance Critique of your routine! 🏳️🏳️🏴
#CertifiedCeremonialGuardsman #honorguard #ceremonialguard #ceremonialteam #guardiadehonor #JROTC #CAP #SeaCadets #exhibitiondrill #drillteam #ColorTeam #ColorGuard #pallbearers #casketbearers #bodybearers #FiringParty
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Today's sarcasm-laced DrillMaster article, The Magic White Glove Effect. Go read what wondrous things white gloves can be!
✴️Education is 🔑! ✴️
Visit www.thedrillmaster.org 🚩When ordering from www.paradestore.com use code T186816 at checkout, thank you!
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End slavery ✖ @enditmovement 🏴🏳️🏴
🚩️#TheDrillMaster: I judge military drill competitions and am the only trained and certified visual judge in the #MilitaryDrillWorld.
🚩Want to train to be a judge or certify to instruct?
🚩Just ask for a professional DrillMaster Audio Performance Critique of your routine!
🏳️🏳️🏴
#honorguard #ceremonialguard #ceremonialteam #guardiadehonor #JROTC #CAP #SeaCadets #exhibitiondrill #drillteam #ColorTeam #ColorGuard #pallbearers #casketbearers #bodybearers #FiringParty 🏴🏴🏳️
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⭐DrillMaster Uniform 101!⭐ If your pockets do not close, your trousers are too tight. The pocket flaps MUST lay flat, if they don't, but the waist fits you, you have child-bearing hips, like me. Get a wider waist and then get your trousers tailored.
✴️Education is 🔑! ✴️
Visit www.thedrillmaster.org 🚩When ordering from www.paradestore.com use code T186816 at checkout, thank you!
🏳️🏴🏳️
End slavery ✖ @enditmovement 🏴🏳️🏴
🚩️#TheDrillMaster: I judge military drill competitions and am the only trained and certified visual judge in the #MilitaryDrillWorld.
🚩Want to train to be a judge or certify to instruct?
🚩Just ask for a professional DrillMaster Audio Performance Critique of your routine!
🏳️🏳️🏴
#honorguard #ceremonialguard #ceremonialteam #guardiadehonor #JROTC #CAP #SeaCadets #exhibitiondrill #drillteam #ColorTeam #ColorGuard #pallbearers #casketbearers #bodybearers #FiringParty 🏴🏴🏳️
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Here, I'm explaining to the class how the position of Attention is actually a relaxed (not rest) position, meaning, there shouldn't be any tension in my body except for the smallest amount of tension in my muscles to pull my arms back so that my hands are properly aligned on the outside of each thigh. There is so much more to explain about just this position alone!
✴️Education is 🔑! ✴️
Visit www.thedrillmaster.org 🚩When ordering from www.paradestore.com use code T186816 at checkout, thank you!
🏳️🏴🏳️
End slavery ✖ @enditmovement 🏴🏳️🏴
🚩️#TheDrillMaster: I judge military drill competitions and am the only trained and certified visual judge in the #MilitaryDrillWorld.
🚩Want to train to be a judge or certify to instruct?
🚩Just ask for a professional DrillMaster Audio Performance Critique of your routine!
🏳️🏳️🏴
#honorguard #ceremonialguard #ceremonialteam #guardiadehonor #JROTC #CAP #SeaCadets #exhibitiondrill #drillteam #ColorTeam #ColorGuard #pallbearers #casketbearers #bodybearers #FiringParty 🏴🏴🏳️
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Visited DC for training and research for my next book, The Honor Guard Manual, Vol II!
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I posted this on my Instagram account and realized that this really need to go to as wide and audience as possible. Click here to read the article, How to Properly Mount a Flag on a Flagstaff. Yes, there is a correct and incorrect way to mount a color! If…

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I just finished a critique for a first responder color guard colors presentation which gave me an idea to write this article. Also see the How to Present the Colors at an Event article here. This one will go a little more in depth. Instead of a four-step…

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Never, ever, ever, ever, should a color guard use this line formation with the American in the middle. Someone will say, “But the American is higher.” That is NOT the standard. The standard is all colors at the same height and the American flag on the…
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