Hamilton Spotlight

Ask the commander

Do you have a question or issue you'd like to address with the commander? Feel free to ask by clicking the link below. A response will be given at the commander's earliest convenience. Ask the commander...

Business Insider magazine spotlights Fort Hamilton

New York City's only army base is nestled between the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and the neighborhood of Bay Ridge in Brooklyn.

Aside from people dressed in fatigues and the occasional military vehicle, visitors may not immediately realize that they're even in Fort Hamilton, which can feel more like a suburban neighborhood than an army installation. Read more...

Gold star banners, pins defined

Going about her normal day, a woman gets out of her car and proceeds to shop at a local store. Her look is pensive yet calmly jovial, until someone approaches her and asks her a simple question, at least, to the inquisitive one. Read more...

Living on post: Easy choice for Military Families?

Are you and your family considering your options for living on base or out in town?  Base housing provides many benefits for Service Members, from camaraderie with fellow military families to convenience and amenities not typically found in civilian housing. Read more...

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Latin Night

The Fort Hamilton community club will host Latin Night October 17 and 31 at 7 p.m. For more information, call Nihal Hassan 718-765-7368.


Job vacancies

Fort Hamilton has a vacancy for a maintenance worker, NA-4749-07 (NENAFBR141232447), at the FMWR Child, Youth and School Services, and a cook, NA-7404-04 (NENAFBR141231743), at the FMWR Youth Center. These job announcements close October 22 and are listed on www.usajobs.gov.


Commissary closed

Commissary will close at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 26 and remain closed until 10:00 a.m. (9:30 a.m. early bird)on Wednesday, October 28 due to new shelving and resetting the store.


Sexual Assault Hotlines

If you are a victim of, or need to report, a sexual assault, you may call the following phone numbers:

24/7 Garrison Sexual Assault Hotline: 347-452-4302

24/7 DoD Hotline: 877-995-5247


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