"Taps" is a bugle call played at dusk, during flag ceremonies, and at military
funerals by the ... Tidball later wrote, "The thought suggested itself to me to sound
taps instead, whic...
Summoning his brigade's bugler, Private Oliver Willcox Norton, to his tent one
evening in July 1862, Butterfield (whether he wrote 'Taps' straight from the cuff or
He was writing about the origin of bugle calls in the Civil War and in reference to
Taps, wrote: In speaking of our trumpet calls I purposely omitted one with which ...
There has been a false story behind Taps that has been floating around for many
... Both wrote about their Civil War experiences and of the creation of Taps in ...
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Jun 22, 2007 ... History Channel Origin of Taps recorded in 2001 includes a history of ... words to
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The "Taps" Military Bugle Tune Came From a Confederate Soldier Whose Body
was Discovered By His Father, a Union Soldier in the Civil War-Fiction! Summa.
Mar 28, 2014 ... Since 1862, “Taps” has played at military funerals to honor the sacrifice of fallen
service members. Originally, however, it was intended to send ...
There is a myth about the origin of Taps that is circulating about the Internet. The
true story is that in July 1862, after the Seven Days battles at Harrison's Landing ...
The story of how a general and a private composed the bugle call Taps. ... In the
spring of 1862 Butterfield wrote, without anyone asking for it, a manual on camp ...
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 ...