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Pride / Honor / Tradition / Public Relations

"Tradition" …….In the late 1800's, early 1900's, when the Irish immigrated to the United States, the only jobs the Irish could get were the…

Started by John Fischer

0 Jul 2, 2014

Firefighter/Marine Funeral

Brothers, You may have heard that the Ashland City (TN) Fire Department just lost a 25 year-old career firefighter, Daniel Greer, who was…

Started by Joseph R Polenzani

0 Aug 12, 2010

Pipers & Drummers Needed for Funeral Monday

Brothers, Many of you may have heard that the Franklin (TN) Fire Dept. had a firefighter killed in an ambulance crash Thursday afternoon w…

Started by Joseph R Polenzani

0 Oct 23, 2009

Pipe and Drum Websites

A listing of websites that provide apparel, equipment, and accessories for fire department pipe and drum groups.

Started by Jamie Morelock

12 Jun 24, 2009
Reply by Josh Materi

2009 KTA Symposium - Lewisville, TX

Registration for the 2009 "Keeping Tradition Alive" Pipe & Drum/Honor Guard symposium (in Lewisville, TX) is now open. We have raised t…

Started by Damion Roberts

0 Jan 8, 2009

Sound Off

I know Mike Stallings posted something on here about what bands we have represented here. So everyone sound off on who you play with and wh…

Started by Mike Bishop

10 Nov 1, 2008
Reply by Joseph R Polenzani


Hey guys, I am looking for anyone who might have a SOP at thier department regarding shorts being worn on duty, to calls, and etc. If you d…

Started by Pete Bendinelli

0 May 9, 2008


I am a Career FF for the West Shore Fire District in West Haven Connecticut. I am a member of the New Haven County Firefighters Emerald Soc…

Started by Bill Spiegel

2 Mar 14, 2008
Reply by Bill Spiegel


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