Silver Taps Ceremony
About Silver Taps
The Silver Taps Ceremony is held each spring to honor those faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends deceased during the previous year. This event is a cooperative undertaking of the Tarleton Ambassadors, Tarleton's ROTC Program and Tarleton Alumni Association. The roll call and candle lighting ceremony culminate each year with a processional, placing of the flowers at the base of the Military Memorial, Taps and a 21 gun salute.