Sixteenth Maine at Gettysburg

The History of "Taps"

Clip | 2m 34s

Of all the military bugle calls, none is so easily recognized or more apt to render emotion than "Taps." Here is "Taps" Historian & Bugler, Jari Villanueva sharing the history of "Taps."

Aired: 06/30/13

Rating: NR

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Sixteenth Maine at Gettysburg is a local public television program presented by Maine PBS.

Funding was provided by The Maine State Archives through a grant from The Davis Family Foundation and by Central Maine Heart & Vascular Institute and Electricity Maine.