4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition

By Sgt. Erica VinyardApril 12, 2011

Spc. Shane Humphrey (left) and Spc. Wesley Williams (right), U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) perform a unique exhibition of synchronized rifle drill during the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Shane Humphrey (left) and Spc. Wesley Williams (right), U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) perform a unique exhibition of synchronized rifle drill during the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Erica Vinyard) VIEW ORIGINAL
Capt. Christopher Miorin, Commander, U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), salutes the audience during the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. The U.S. Army Drill Team is one of the finest examples of what hard training, constant practice, and teamwork produces in today's Army.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Capt. Christopher Miorin, Commander, U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), salutes the audience during the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. The U.S. Army Drill Team is one of the finest examples of what hard training, constant practice, and teamwork produces in today's Army. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Erica Vinyard) VIEW ORIGINAL
The U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), won the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition for the second year in a row, at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. The Army, Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard Drill Teams were critiqued on five different areas of drill and ceremony by military and civilian judges.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), won the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition for the second year in a row, at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. The Army, Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard Drill Teams were critiqued on five different areas of drill and ceremony by military and civilian judges. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Erica Vinyard) VIEW ORIGINAL
Col. David P. Anders, Commander, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), and Regimental Command Sgt. Maj. Jeffery Stitzel present the trophy to the U.S. Army Drill Team, winners of the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition for the second year in a row, at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. The Drill Team has earned international acclaim through their breathtaking routines with bayonet-tipped 1903 Springfield rifles.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Col. David P. Anders, Commander, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), and Regimental Command Sgt. Maj. Jeffery Stitzel present the trophy to the U.S. Army Drill Team, winners of the 4th Annual Joint Service Drill Exhibition for the second year in a row, at the Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C. on April 9. The Drill Team has earned international acclaim through their breathtaking routines with bayonet-tipped 1903 Springfield rifles. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Erica Vinyard) VIEW ORIGINAL
The U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) concludes their performance with their signature and most difficult maneuver called, 'The Overhead Rifle Toss.' Soldiers in the front rank toss their weapons approximately fifteen feet in the air and to the rear. Each weapon will make two complete revolutions before being caught.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The U.S. Army Drill Team, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) concludes their performance with their signature and most difficult maneuver called, 'The Overhead Rifle Toss.' Soldiers in the front rank toss their weapons approximately fifteen feet in the air and to the rear. Each weapon will make two complete revolutions before being caught. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Erica Vinyard) VIEW ORIGINAL