Levant Preceptory in Detroit Last Weekend

Discussion in 'Masonic Blogs' started by My Freemasonry, Mar 28, 2012.

  1. Many thanks to the members and guests of Detroit Commandery No. 1 last Saturday for their kind hospitality as Levant Preceptory traveled to Michigan to portray the Order of the Temple in period costume. Sir Knights came from Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Canada and Trinity Commandery No. 80 in Downer's Grove, Illinois for the day, and it was a great way to spend a Saturday. Lunch and dinner were outstanding, and the Detroit Masonic Temple is the perfect place to perform this degree.

    Photos thanks to Phil Whisner.


    (Left to right) Chris Hodapp, Jim Dillman, Jim Iles

    [​IMG]Front Row
    Chris Hodapp, Jim Dillman, Terry Turner, Tom Tuttle, Grand Master of the Grand Encampment William H. Koon II, Grand Commander of Indiana Paul Cole, Jack Wallace, and Hermits Rob Kumpfer and Mark Haworth

    Back Row
    Jim Iles, Phil Whisner, Mitchell Rohrbaugh, Aaron Taylor, Carson Smith, Dale Adams, John Bridegroom, and Hermit Gary Messer

    Levant Preceptory is Indiana's period recreation Knight Templar team, which operates under the charter of Raper Commandery No. 1 in Indianapolis. Sir Knights participate from all across Indiana.[​IMG]

  2. BryanMaloney

    BryanMaloney Premium Member

    Particularly interesting to me, given that I've studied medieval/Renaissance longsword from the surviving masters' manuals.

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