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RECENT BRIGADE ACTIVITIES

COMPTON HEIGHTS BAND PERFORMS 1812 OVERTURE WITH ARTILLERY ACCOMPANIMENT

Three guns of Company M, manned by members from throughout the Brigade, once again participated in the annual patriotic-themed concerts presented by the Compton Heights Concert Band on June 28, 2009, at Francis Park and on June 29, 2009, at Tower Grove Park, both in the City of St. Louis.

 

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Turner crews drill on the guns before the Sunday evening concert at Francis Park.

 

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Company G infantry was joined at Francis Park by Frank Aufmuth in his Missouri State Guard uniform.

 

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Turner crews stand at attention during the playing of the Star-Spangled banner.

 

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Above and below, the Turner crews demonstrate drill for the concertgoers during the intermission at Francis Park.

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The Union position is strengthened.

 

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Turner crews practice drill before the Monday evening concert at Tower Grove Park.

 

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