Watch The U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon Put On An Incredible Show
The U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon put on this unforgettable performance at the Pepsi Center in Denver that has since been seen over 5 million times on YouTube. The U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon performed during the half-time show at the Denver Nuggets NBA game on April 11, 2011.
The U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon is a 24-Marine rifle platoon is a performance with high-level skill and precision. As you can see, each of these Marines knows exactly what to do next. They memorize all their steps and their moves. The Silent Drill Platoon has performed since 1948 and has performed in Washington, D.C., and numerous events across the U.S.
The Marines are seen marching around with rifles and bayonets. They know exactly how to spin them and manoeuvre them in perfect style. There are strict requirements for the Silent Drill Platoon such as the platoon has to be male and between 5’11” and 6’1”, along with some stricter weight requirements.