Honor Guard Association

Florida Fire Service Honor Guard Association

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The mission of this section is to carry forth the historic and time-honored traditions of the fire service by providing the highest quality dress, decorum, and music at dedications, memorials, funerals, celebrations, parades and other fire service-related functions and to educate organizations in the importance of ceremonial presentations and protocols.  This section is governed by a Section Council.

Council Members.



Florida Fire Service Honor Guard
Pipes and Drum



Florida Establishes Official Sate of Florida Honor Guard Shoulder Chord


The Florida Fire Service Honor Guard (FFSHGA) announces that an offical Florida shoulder chord has been approved by the Association. Florida is the first state to have an official shoulder chord. This shoulder chord is red, white, and orange...red for fire service, white for honor and orange for Florida.


Member departments are encouraged to have one of these shoulder chords available for each team member for use during statewide events such as LODD funerals, special presentations, Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service in Oc ala, or whenever departments from around Florida participate in joint ceremonies.

The Official State of Florida Honor Guard Shoulder Chord can be purchased from:

Lighthouse Uniform Company

Document Categories

LODD Reference Materials

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Firefighters Last Wishes.pdf View
Funeral Protocols.pdf View
LODD Action Officer Job Description.pdf View
LODD Last Alarm.pdf View

Pipe Music

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Amazing Grace_3.4 set.pdf View
Balmoral.pdf View
Going Home_6.8 set.pdf View
Johnie Scobie_4.4 set.pdf View
Murdos Wedding.pdf View
Scotland The Brave_4.4 set.pdf View
The Boys of the County Cork.pdf View
The Green Hills Of Tyrol_3.4 set.pdf View
The High Road To Gairloch_2.4 set.pdf View
The Minstrel Boy.pdf View
The Rowan Tree.pdf View
When The Battles Oer.pdf View

Drum Music

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Bass Drum Music.pdf View
Side Drum 2.4 and 4.4 Music.pdf View
Side Drum 3.4 Music.pdf View
Side Drum 6.8 Music.pdf View
Tenor Drum Flourishing.pdf View
Tenor Drum Music.pdf View

Pipes And Drum Audio And Video Links

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Audio and Video Links.pdf View