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“ Welcome to Tapsbugler! Helping provide Taps for Veterans at military funerals is important to us! Please contact us on information about providing a live bugler to sound Taps at the ceremony for your loved one. Just click on Find A Bugler below. Please explore the website and I hope you come away with a little more knowledge about this great American treasure we have in those 24 notes. ”

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Richard Fiske Marine Bugler at Pearl Harbor

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Richard Fiske was born in Boston, Massachusetts on March 26, 1922. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in February 1940. Following Field Music School, he was assigned to the USS West Virginia (BB-48) as a Marine Private bugler on July 6, 1940. On December 7, 1941, Dick was on the quarter deck when […]

The Pearl Harbor Bugler Sgt Theodore Allen

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

The Pearl Harbor Bugler Army Bugler Sergeant Theodore Allen http://www.pearlharborbugle.com/ http://www.pearlharborbugle.com/#!press/c1s1p Sergeant Theodore Allen ​Stationed at Fort Ruger on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 Sergeant Allen furiously played Call To Arms saving numerous lives during the surprise attack. But, for all his heroics, he was mishandled by the Veterans Administration and buried on top […]

TAPS FOR LEW SOLOFF

Friday, March 13th, 2015

TAPS FOR LEW SOLOFF By Jari Villanueva Lew Soloff, US Army Photo courtesy of Laura Solomon-used by permission For military buglers in the United States, sounding Taps is the most sacred duty they can render. This musical honor has been in existence since the Civil War and for many buglers it is a duty they […]

December 7th Bugler

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

A bugle story for December 7th From “Day of Infamy” by Walter Lord “Then a plane swept by, [the barracks at Pearl Harbor] raking the line of men. Wild confusion, as the the men scattered for their guns and stations. Bugles began sounding. Corporal Harry Fox thought the old call To Arms did more than […]

The Life of Giovanni Martino (John Martin): Custer’s Bugler

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

The Life of Giovanni Martino (John Martin): Custer’s Bugler From a blog The General raised his hand, signaling the battalion to halt.  Leaning forward in his saddle, he intently studied the valley below.  Nearby, four mounted men remained still while, further back, his troopers dismounted to adjust saddles and check their weapons.  Instinctively, his seasoned […]

The Bugler of Arlington

Monday, September 6th, 2010

THE BUGLER OF ARLINGTON I am the bugler of Arlington But this honor belongs not to one man alone. Today, I stand the watch. Yesterday in our history, it was stood by the many who have gone before me. Tomorrow in our future, others will carry on when I am gone, Because this great nation […]

In Memoriam – Don Hubbard (1943-2003)

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Tribute pages of photos and quotes and a summary of the funeral service.

Bugles for Performing and Collecting-Bugles for Use at Funerals, Ceremonies, and Civil War Events

Monday, May 31st, 2010

M1892 Modern “Boy Scout” Bugle in G These are the M1892 bugles on which all modern bugles are based. They are usually marked Regulation Bugle or with a manufacturer’s name. For many years these instruments were manufactured by King, C.G. Conn, Buescher, York, Holton, Ludwig, Millard, and Weymann. These horns are quite easy to find […]

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