Needed: Honor Guards, Pipes & Drums, Buglers and Rifle Teams for Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorials

STATE News:

The Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial Incident Management Team is reaching out to all Honor Guards, Pipes & Drums, Buglers, and Rifle Teams to help with the Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial, individual funerals in Prescott, and to facilitate transfer of fallen brothers, escorts, and subsequent honor guards in their home towns.

Participants are needed starting now through late July. Those wishing to participate must pre-register. Send the following information to honorguardforyarnellfallen@gmail.com:

  • Total number of personnel coming, and their position; Specify Honor Guard, Rifle Team, Pipes & Drums, or Buglers;
  • Dates available;
  • Your HG unit’s detail leader, email and cell phone number; and
  • 4. Indicate if you have been requested by the family of one of the fallen to be their escort from Prescott to their home town, etc.

PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE WITHOUT HAVING FIRST RECEIVED EMAIL CONFIRMATION. For questions or clarification, potential participants can contact the Honor Guard Branch at 928-771-0124.

FOR GENERAL INFORMATION, the public can call 928-777-1393 or 928-777-1394.

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