NAS Grosse Ile Tars & Rifles Drill Team

   Formed in 1958, The Drill Team performed in parades and sporting events through out the mid west. Here a few of the  charter members are shown with the Dallas Cow Girls after the half time performance at the Detroit Lions game. Team members Shown from the left rear are: Joe Starmer, equipment mgr.; Hal Neubauer; Joe Bulko; Danny Kegley; and Charlie Adams. Front left is: Pete Leet; Lcdr.Dean Buck, OIC; and Jim Carden. Other charter members not shown included: Ed Short; Bob Bunn; Dayton Callihan. There were 14 members in the original Drill Team.

After we started the Drill team in 1958 we were officially acknowledged by NAS Notice #5720 signed by Captain
F. G. Reynolds 25 March 1959.

The charter members were:
Adams, C. W. 
Bunn, R. F.
Bulko, J. J.
Callihan, D. L.
Carden, J. W. 
Carr, G. R.
Fabian, F. M.
Heysek, R. G.
Leet, P. F.
Neubauer. H. G.
Short, E. J.
Van Eck, E. D.
Starner, J. H.

In Jan of 60 we added:
Auten, W. D.
Martinez, J. (N).
McConnell, R. G.

In April of 60 we lost:
Adams
Calahan
Carden
Van Eck
and added:
Jeffery, D. B. 
Kegley, D W.
Martin, R. L.
Martinez, R. (n).

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 = Hal Neubauer


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