Important Events 1966


Sensei Coffman meets George Dillman at the National Guard Armory, Washington, D.C., where Dillman was performing a Karate demonstration.

George Dillman requests Sensei Coffman to become his teacher and to take over teaching his classes in Washington, D.C.

Sensei Coffman joins USKA and becomes State Representative and head advisor for the Okinawan Shorin-Ryu system. (Note: Robert Trais was the head of the USKA)