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Military Drum Majors

 

Drum Major Iain McGibbon (ON, Canada)

The Lorne Scots Regiment

(Photo by Roy Timm 2007)

 

Drum Major Billy Jordan

Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, Scotland (2000)

Photo: Courtesy of W1AB (Al Brogdon)

Drum Major Kieran Boyle (Paris Ontario Pipe Band) and

Drum Major David Hughes (2RCR Pipes and Drums)

Virginia Tattoo 2005

 

Drum Major Joe MacDonald (England, UK)

The Queens Own Highlanders Regimental Association Pipe Band

(Inverness, Scotland, 2006)

 

Drum Major Iain McGibbon (ON, Canada)

The Lorne Scots Regiment

 

Drum Major Peter Nightingale (England, UK)

Coldstream Guards (1993)

Summer Guard Order

MSgt Thomas Kohl (Washington DC, USA)

The United States Marine Band

"The President's Own"

(USMC Photo)

 

SSgt Joe Streeter (CA, USA)

USMC Air Ground Combat Center Band (2005)

 

 

SFC Dean Dyer (DE, USA)

287th Army Band, Delaware National Guard

 

Drum Major Mikael Olafsson (Stockholm, Sweden)

Swedish Life Guards Fifes & Drums

 

Drum Major Bryan Alderson (England, UK)

London Irish Rifles

 

Drum Major Ian Wheeler (NL, Canada)

 CLB Regimental Band

Note: the mace is vintage 1900.

 

Drum Major Andy Anderson, CDR USCG RET

USCG Pipe Band

SrDMaj leading the Massed Band, Jacksonville, FL (2007)

 

Drum Major Jesper Klasson

Homeguard Marching Band, Kalmar County, Sweden (2008)

Drum Major Don Falconer

Queens Own Lowland Yeomanry (1966)

 

Left to Right, Director of Bands, Lt Yvan Vallotton, Band of the Geneva Cadets, Switzerland; Drum Major CWO Tom Peet MMM, CD, Band of the Ceremonial Guard, Canada; Drum Major WO1 Nicolas Milojevic, Band of the Geneva Cadets, Switzerland

Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo, Canada (2008)

 

Drum Major David Foote

6th Battalion, Jamaica Combined Cadet Force, Jamaica (2009)

 

Drum Major Irvin S. Maximea

Dominica Government Band (2009)

 

 

Photo Courtesy of Stephen Lloyd

Det. Constable/Drum Major Stephen Lloyd

Greater Manchester Police Military Band (UK)

 

Photo courtesy of Iain McGibbon

HRH The Duke of Kent and Drum Major Iain McGibbon,

The Lorne Scots Regiment (2010)

 

Drum Major Nobby Foulis and Drum Major Bryan Alderson of the London Scottish and London Irish, respectively

Anzio Day Parade 2006

 

Drum Major Joe MacDonald and the Queens Own Highlanders (Seaforth & Camerons)

 

Drum Major Mikael Olofsson with the Swedish Life Guards Fife & Drums of Stockholm, Sweden

 

Drum Major Iain McGibbon and the Lorne Scots

 

SSG Dean Dyer and the 257th Army Band, DC National Guard

 

Drum Major Harry M. Thomas and the 49th Field Regiment/Sault Pipes & Drums (ON, Canada)

Change of Command 2007

 

Drum Major Bertie Whiteside and the Drums & Pipes 152 Reg. RCT (Ulster)

 

Drum Major David Rennie and the Ceremonial Guard, Ottawa, Canada (2008)

 

Drum Major Michael Lanno and the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada (2008)

 

Drum Major Michael Lanno and the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada (2008)

 

Drum Major Ian Wheeler and the 1RNR and the CLB Regimental Band

Memorial Day Parade, St John's, Newfoundland, Canada  (2008)

 

Drum Major Tim Cassap and the Royal Hampshire Regiment, Public Duty at Windsor Castle (1983)

 

Prince of Wales Division, Horse Guards Parade, London (1983)

In front Drum Major of The Staffordshire Regiment, (38th & 64th Regiment of foot).  Then from left to right, Drum Majors of "The Worcestershire & Sherwood Foresters Regiment, 29th & 45th Regiment of foot;  The Devon & Dorset Regiment, 11th, 39th & 45th Regiment of foot;  The Gloucestershire Regiment, 28th & 61st Regiment of foot; The Royal Welch Fusiliers, 23rd Regiment of foot;  The Royal Hampshire Regiment (DMaj Tim Cassap), 37th & 67th Regiment of foot;  The Royal Regiment of Wales 24th, 41st & 69th Regiment of foot; and The Cheshire Regiment, 22nd Regt of foot.   Missing from photo: the Duke of Edinburgh's Royal Regiment, 99th Regt of Foot.

 

 

 

The Drum Majors from left to right are Reg Sergeant, Grenadier Guards; Iain Foster-Poole, Grenadier Guards; Stan Jackson, Coldstream Guards (Senior Drum Major Household Division); Peter Nightingale, Coldstream Guards; and Sammy McIlree, Coldstream Guards.  (1993)

 

Drum Major Don Falconer

Queens Own Lowland Yeomanry (1966)

 

Left to Right: Drum Major Iain McGibbon, The Lorne Scots, Canada;  Director of Music, Michael Thomas, The Lancashire Fusiliers Association Band, UK; Pipe Major Kevin Cranley, The Lorne Scots, Canada; Drum Major Charles Hodgson,

The Lancashire Fusiliers Association Band, UK; Gallipoli Parade, UK (2008)

 

Drum Major Andy Anderson, CDR USCG RET

USCG Pipe Band

 

Drum Major Joe MacDonald and the Queens Own Highlanders (Seaforth and Camerons)

Beating Retreat at the Falklands (1982)

 

Drum Major David Foote and the 6th Battalion in VI Formation, Jamaica Combined Cadet Force, Jamaica (2009)

 

 

Photo Courtesy of Joe McDonald

Back Row:  Iain Morrison (QOHLDRS), Archie Cross (QOHLDRS), Bob McPhee (QOHLNERS), Kenny McGreggor (QOHLDRS TA)

Front Row:  Joe McDonald (QOHLDRS), Eddie Park (A&SH), Malcolm McGilvary (A&SH)

HMQ Silver Anniversary 1977

 

Photo courtesy of Joe MacDonald

 DMaj Joe MacDonald (QOHLDRS) and DMaj Edward Park (A&SH) with the pipes, drums, and military bands marching though Osnabruck, West Germany

 

 

Photo courtesy of Kevin Vella

Drum Major Kevin Vella (Malta)

Malta Police Band (2010)

 

 

Photo courtesy of Cpl. Wendy Peterson

Drum Major Mike Morello
Band of The Royal Regiment of Canada

 

 

Photo courtesy of Cpl. Wendy Peterson

Drum Major Mike Morello
Band of The Royal Regiment of Canada

 


 

 

Member Photos

Drum Majors

 

Drum Major Iona Burns, 1st Place Junior Division

Instructor Drum Major Billy Jordan,

 Drum Major Andrew Symon, 1st Place Juvenile Division

2008 World Championships, Scotland

 

Drum Major Jason Paguio, 1st Place  (CA, USA)

2007 World Championships, Scotland

 2010 World Championships, Scotland

Drum Major Tom Belyea (MA, USA) EUSPBA [left] and

Ox Gara (CT, USA) Manchester Regional Police and Fire

Pipes & Drums

 

Drum Major Kevin MacHeffner (AZ, USA)

The Scottish Lion - 78th Fraser Highlanders Pipe Band
Ontario, Canada

      

Drum Major Andrew Cheung (CA, USA)

Kevin R. Blandford Memorial Pipe Band (2009)

 

 

Drum Major Tony Bidgood, RFD, ED (No. Hobart, Australia)

Tasmania Police Pipe Band at 2002 Edinburgh Tattoo

          

The Late Drum Major Don Davidson (NJ, USA)

The Leatherneck Pipes & Drums

 

Photo Courtesy of David Ricklis

Sr. Drum Major David Ricklis (MD, USA)

Ligonier Scottish Games Massed Bands (2010)

 

Drum Major Mel Gaba, Jr. (CA, USA)

Stewart Tartan Pipes & Drums of San Francisco (2008)

 

Drum Major Ron Lewis (ID, USA)

Drum Major Dennis Metz (WI, USA)

Clan Donald Pipes & Drums

 

Drum Major Maureen Baile (ON, Canada)

E.U.S.P.B.A.

Drum Major Robert Marr (NB, Canada)

Halifax Tattoo (1979)

 

Drum Major Mikael Olafsson (Stockholm. Sweden)

The Thistle Pipe Band

Drum Major Don Donovan (CA, USA)

Costa Mesa Games 1988

 

Drum Major Chuck Kaba (NJ, USA)

St Brendan the Navigator Pipes & Drums

Halifax Pipe Fest 2007

 

Drum Major Peter Gies (Fulda, Germany) and the President of the Gordon Highlanders Assn Drums and Pipes (Aberdeen, Scotland) (2005)

 

 

Drum Major Alistair Lamont (Lybster, Scotland)

Wick RBLS Pipe Band

Drum Major Darren Hart (ME, USA)

Maine St. Andrews Pipes & Drums (2007)

 

Photo Courtesy of Bob Heiss

Drum Major Bob Heiss (OH, USA)

Black Sheep Pipes & Drums (2010)

 

Drum Major Les Johnston (VIC, Australia)

Federation Tattoo Pipe Band

 

Drum Major Vaughn Dyer (ME, USA)

Maine Public Safety Pipe & Drum Corps

Drum Major Ken Hosey (FL, USA)

Panama City Pipes & Drums

 

Drum Major Kerry Lloyd (New Zealand)

Canterbury Caledonian Royal Stewart Pipe Band

Drum Major Heiko Breitenbach (Koblenz, Germany)

The 56th District Pipe Band

Pipe Fest, Edinburgh (2005)

 

Photo courtesy of Eric Martinage-Legrand

Eric Martinage-Legrand

Heidelberg & District Pipes & Drums

Drum Major Mac Boney (NC, USA)

Wilmington Police Pipes & Drums (2007)

 

Drum Major Guinness Adria (Bochum, Germany)

Rhine Power Pipe Band (2008)

Drum Major Tom Sawyer (ME, USA)

Anah Shrine Highlanders

Maine Highland Games (2006)

 

 

Drum Major Nicholas Lundberg (NY, USA)

Central New York Scottish Games (2007)

Drum Major Lawrence Crocker (VA, USA)

 

Drum Major Richard Walter

Ancient Mariners Fife & Drum Corps (CT, USA)

Drum Major Don Falconer (New Zealand)

Edinburgh Special Constabulary Pipe Band (1968)

 

Drum Major Guinness Adria, Rhine Power Pipe Band (Germany) and

Drum Major Steve Lloyd, Greater Manchester Police Band, UK

(2008)

 

Drum Major George Alblas (Voorthuizen, Netherlands)

The Royal British Legion Pipes & Drums, Amsterdam Branch

 

Drum Major Paul Baxter (PA, USA)

Loch Rannoch Pipes & Drums

 

Drum Major Robin Wright (Hastings, England)

1066 Pipes and Drums

 

 

     Drum Major Robert Reid (OH, USA)

Cincinnati Caledonian Pipes and Drums

 

Photo courtesy of Jason Lane

Drum Major Jason Lane (NC, USA)

Wake & District Public Safety Pipes & Drums (2010)

 

Photo courtesy of Dave Goldsmith

Drum Majors Greg McLean and Dave Goldsmith (LA, USA)
Baton Rouge Pipes and Drums (2010)

 

Drum Major Will Brian (LA, USA)

Baton Rouge Pipes & Drums (2009)

Drum Major Jason Litz (PA, USA)

City of Bethlehem Pipe Band and Drum Corps

(2011)

 

Photo Courtesy of Chris Parry

Drum Major Chris Parry (Thailand)

Darwin Caledonian Pipe Band

Photo courtesy of Larry Lopez

Drum Major Larry Lopez (WA. USA)

Tacoma's Own Clan Gordon Pipe Band (2010)

 

Photo Courtesy of John Beazley

Drum Major John Beazley (Australia)

Hawkesbury Nepean Valley Pipe Band (2010)

 

Photo Courtesy of Gerry Smith

Drum Major Gerry Smith (BC, Canada)

Courtenay Legion Pipe Band (2008)

   

Drum Major Billy Jordan's seminar in Koblenz Germany 2005

Left to right:  Florian Faust (RDMA), Kay Pahmeier (RDMA), Heiko Brietenbach (RDMA), Billy Jordan (RDMA), Peter Geis (RDMA), Jan Messow (RDMA), Helmut Ahrens

 

Drum Major Norm MacKenzie's seminar at the Seaforth Highlanders Armoury in Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2009

 

Drum Major Norm MacKenzie's seminar at the Armouries in Victoria, BC, Canada, 2008

Left to right: DMaj Gary Louis, CD, Canadian Scottish Regiment; DMaj Robin Long (RDMA), Portland Police Pipes & Drums; DMaj Matthew Harthill (RDMA), Seattle Firefighters Pipes & Drums; DMaj Murray Wood (RDMA), 78th Fraser Highlanders; DMaj Sally Garen (RDMA), Canmore, AB; DMaj Norm MacKenzie CD, Instructor; DMaj Gerry Smith (RDMA), Courteney Legion; DMaj Chris Hoskin (RDMA), British Columbia Regiment; DMaj Bob Smith (RDMA), Cowichan Pipes & Drums; DMaj Duncan Patterson, Sooke Legion Pipes & Drums; DMaj Ken Templeman (RDMA), Beinn Gorm Highlanders Pipes & Drums.

 

 

The Late Drum Major Michael Brown and the Auckland Police Highland Pipe Band at the 2004 NZ Pipe Band Championships held at Lake Taupo - New Zealand.  The band won the Grade 4 Championship, the Street March, The Medley, second in the Set, and 1st place in the Dress competition.

 

 

Senior DM John Benney with the Shirley Pipe Band  3rd June 2002  Henley-in-Arden UK

Leading the parade for the Lord High Bailiff on his way to the Annual Court Leat (Medieval re-Enactment)

 

 

Drum Major Robin Wright with the 1066 Pipes and Drums of Hastings, England

 

 

Drum Major Luc Claus with the Red Hackle Pipe Band of Antwerp, Belgium

 

 

Drum Major Donald Bogue with the Atholl Highlanders of Stone Mountain, GA

 

 

Drum Major Nathan T. Brown, Sr. and the Br. 28 Royal Canadian Legion Pipe Band of Ontario, Canada

 

 

Drum Major Anthony Mathers and the Castlemaine Highland Pipe Band of Castlemaine, Australia (2005)

 

 

Drum Major Robert Werner and the Vargon Marching Band of Vanersborg, Sweden

 

 

Drum Major Ted Severe and the Blue Springs Gilwell Pipe Band and Colour Party of Ontario, Canada

 

 

Drum Major Jonathon Scott Congleton and the Kentucky United Pipes & Drums

 

 

 

 

Drum Major Kieran Boyle (right) of the Paris Dover Pipe Band

Virginia Military Tattoo (2005)

 

 

 

Drum Major Sir Richard Liddiard and his wife, Drum Major Ellen Liddiard

of the Royal Scots Bavarian Pipes & Drums (Nürnberg, Germany)

Fürth Parade, Germany (2005)

 

 

Drum Major Zoran Peric and the City of Basel Caledonia Pipe Band (Basel, Switzerland)

 

 

Drum Major John Beazley and  the Manly Warringah Pipes & Drums (Australia)

 

Drum Major Norman Jones (Stuart Highlanders, MA, USA) and Massed Band at Loon Mountain, NH (2010)

 

Drum Major Darren Hart and the Maine St. Andrews Pipes & Drums (2007)

 

Drum Major Ken Misch and the LA Scots (CA, USA)

St George Square, Glasgow (2007)

 

 

Sr Drum Major Chiong Hau Ann leading the Tung Hua School Band (Sarawak, Malaysia)

Malaysian National Day Parade

 

Drum Major Francis McDonald and the Connecticut Firefighters Pipes & Drums (CT, USA) 2008

 

Drum Major Richard Walter and the Rhode Island Highlanders Pipe Band (RI, USA) 2008

 

Drum Major Andrew McLellan, City of Dunedin (No. 2) Pipe Band

National Championships, Street March Competition, Dunedin, New Zealand (2007)

Photo courtesy of the Otago Daily Times

 

Drum Major Dick Clark, Hamilton Celtic Pipes & Drums, Pottstown, PA

 

Drum Major Don Falconer, Edinburgh Special Constabulary Pipe Band on Princes Street, Edinburgh (1968)

 

Drum Major Bradford H. Lake, Mystic Highland Pipe Band (CT, USA) (2008)

 

Drum Major David Close and the Washington Scottish Pipe Band

Alexandria Scottish Christmas Walk (2009)

 

Photo courtesy of Les Johnston

Drum Major Les Johnston and the Williamstown R.S.L. Pipe Band

Daylesford Street March, Victoria, Australia (2009)

 

 

Photo courtesy of Nils Wunsch

(Left to Right) Drum Major George Alblas (RDMA), Drum Major Rolf Schlette-Buttel (RDMA), Drum Major Frank Weber (RDMA), Drum Major Nils Wunsch (RDMA), Drum Major Jurgen Uhrig.

(Center)  Pipe President General Major NJ Chaplin

Drum Majors of the Crossed Swords Pipes & Drums (2010 JHQ Rheindalen)

 

Photo courtesy of Peter Geis

2009 Fulda Tattoo (Germany) Drum Majors Challenge (Produced by Billy Jordan and Peter Geis)

 

Photo courtesy of Jason Paguio

Drum Major Jason Paguio and the Simon Fraser University Pipe Band - 2009 World Champions!

 

 

Photo Courtesy of Nils Wunsch

Drum Majors of the Crossed Swords Pipe Band:  (Left to Right):  DMaj Jürgen Uhrig (RDMA),  DMaj Nils Wunsch (RDMA),  DMaj Robert Adams (RDMA), DMaj Frank Weber (RDMA), DMaj  Karsten Smith (RDMA)

Spasskaya Bashnya Military Tattoo, Moscow, Russia (2010)

 

 

Photo courtesy of Kevin Vella

Drum Major Kevin Vella (Malta)

Wallace Pipes & Drums (2010)

 

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