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.
The history of taps is riddled with interesting stories, some more true than others...
Here we take a look at where the iconic tune really comes from.
May 30, 2011 ... The song taps used to signal 'lights out' for soldiers to go to sleep. Taps historian
... We're going to talk a bit about the history of "Taps." But, first ...
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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.
More about the true history of Taps can be found at: 24 Notes That Tap Deep
Emotions and at the official Military Funeral Honors History of Taps page.
Apr 15, 2016 ... The origins of “Taps,” the distinctive bugle melody played at U.S. military funerals
and memorials and as a lights-out signal to soldiers at...
There has been a false story behind Taps that has been floating around for many
... discharge or pension papers and background history of both father and son, ...
History of Taps. 24 NOTES THAT TAP DEEP EMOTIONS – A SUMMARY. A Brief
History of the Bugle Call Taps. by Jari Villanueva. Silhouette of Bugler and ...
Mar 28, 2014 ... taps Since 1862, “Taps” has played at military funerals to honor the ... introduced
this custom into the service, and it is worthy of historical note.”.