Within months "Taps" was used by both Union and Confederate forces. It was
officially recognized by the United States Army in 1874.
The music for Taps was adapted by Union General Daniel Butterfield for his
brigade .... On the surface, this seems to be the true history of the origin of Taps.
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Jun 22, 2007 ... History Channel Origin of Taps recorded in 2001 includes a history of Taps and a
look at the Broken Note at John F Kennedy's funeral in 1963.
Was the melody known as 'Taps' found in the pocket of a dying boy on a Civil War
battlefield? ... Ayres, Thomas. That's Not in My American History Book.
Tidball that the sounding of Taps would be the most appropriate ceremony that
could be substituted." More about the true history of Taps can be found at: 24 ...
Mar 28, 2014 ... Since 1862, “Taps” has played at military funerals to honor the ... introduced this
custom into the service, and it is worthy of historical note.” Taps ...
Of all the military bugle calls, none is so easily recognized or more apt to render
emotion than Taps. Up to the Civil War, the traditional call at day's end was a ...
Sep 7, 2010 ... Taps is the name of the final call of the evening in the United States military. ... is
filed under Bugle Stories, History of Taps, History of the Bugle.
A NEW VIDEO ON THE ORIGIN OF TAPS “SAFELY REST: THE SAGA OF TAPS,
AN AMERICAN BUGLE CALL.” The History of the Call and why we do it.
Apr 23, 2016 ... The story is that the music of Taps is found in the pocket of the young ... I, along
with other history buffs, have researched the real story and have ...