Daily Archive: August 1, 2013

Aug 01

The 8th Regiment Band, Georgia Volunteer Infantry

The Eighth Regiment Band.

History is brought to life by the present day volunteer musicians who make up The 8th Regiment Band, Georgia Volunteer Infantry. 1st Lt. John Carruth, conductor of the Rome Symphony Orchestra, was instrumental in the formation of “The 8th” in 1986. Allegedly, “The 8th” was the largest Georgia band and was the first to go …

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