100 Nights of
Just a reminder that we are now in the Winter Hours. Taps will be played on Sundays at 1:00 PM
Proper Procedure of Playing taps
As we begin our new season and hopefully getting new volunteers, we would like to remind everyone the proper and respectful way to sound taps.
1. Get to the Cemetery early2. Warm up out of the site (near your car)3. Quietly and respectfully Move to the area of sounding taps4. Stand at ease until bells start5. At 7:00 pm come to attention6. After last bell (number 7) start to sound taps7. After sounding taps take a couple of minutes to shake the hands or talk to anyone in attendance.
Since 2005 to the present, members of 100 Nights of Remembrance sound taps at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, NH and The Mount Calvary Cemetery in Manchester, NH every evening rain or shine at 7:00 PM from Memorial Day through September 11th. After the 100 consecutive nights closing ceremonies, taps is then sounded once a week on Sunday afternoons at 1:00 PM Rain, shine or even snow until the opening ceremony each Memorial Day. 100 Nights of Remembrance is dedicated to honoring and paying the highest respect to those who have served in our Armed Forces and all our fallen heroes. The public is welcome to attend these solemn ceremonies. “So We May Never Forget”
If you have any additional questions or would like to sponsor 100 Nights of Remembrance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org