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Trumpeter playing Taps (file / credit: Henny Ray Abrams-Pool/Getty Images)

Schumer: Live Buglers Will Continue To Play ‘Taps’ At N.Y. Military Funerals

Saying “A great nation honors its fallen heroes and pays them the respect they deserve,” Sen. Charles Schumer announced Wednesday that the New York National Guard will continue to have live buglers at military funerals.

09/05/2012

Trumpeter playing Taps (file / credit: Henny Ray Abrams-Pool/Getty Images)

Federal Cuts Threaten ‘Taps’ Being Performed Live At L.I. Military Funerals

When you go to a funeral at Calverton National Cemetery or Pinelawn National Cemetery, hearing “Taps” performed live is what you expect.

09/04/2012