The 1st Combat Infantry Band
and the
Army Ground Forces Band
(Predecessors to the Field Band)

Many thanks to Ken Boyer (son of Motor Sergeant Bob Boyer - longtime head of the Field Band Motorpool) for finding and sharing these images. Ken promises to try and find further images to forward to the website.
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1st Combat Infantry Band Orders
Issued 23 October 1945 for a
"Victory Loan Drive" tour of NE United States



1st Combat Infantry Band Buses

AGF Band Motorpool (c. 1947-48)
Bob Boyer is first on the left, next to him is Ken Ross
and Harry Long (?) is third from the right.

AGF Band - 1947 & 1948

AGF Band Program - September 23, 1948 - Ft. Meade, Maryland

AGF Band Program - May 3, 1949 - Reading, Pennsylvania


AGF Band Program - May 10, 1949 - Rochester, New York

AGF Band Program - May 16, 1949 - Butler, Pennsylvania



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