Hamilton Spotlight

Fort Hamilton honors retirees

More than 400 military retirees and family members from the New York City area attended Retiree Appreciation Day at Fort Hamilton’s post theater and sports fitness center October 24 where they were honored for their service and were provided with in depth information about benefits, services and opportunities available to them. Read more:

A Military Base in Brooklyn, Still Active, Has an Unparalleled View

Short of removing your shoes, negotiating the checkpoint at Fort Hamilton is a bit like passing through airport security. A photo ID must be presented, followed by a brief background check. Read more:

Soldier For Life

The Soldiers for Life (SFL) TAP Fort Hamilton Network is up and running. The QR code works and the firewall issue was fixed...we are good to go

Point of contact for this network is USAG Fort Hamilton CSM and Ms. Deyanira Rios 718 630-4705. Read more: Soldier For Life.

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...

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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Children's party

Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation will present its annual Children’s Holiday Party December 11 from 6 -10 p.m. at the sports and fitness center to show appreciation to service members and their families. For more information, call 718-630-4772.



Santa brunch

Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation will have a Santa Brunch December  13 from noon—3 p.m. at the community club for $30 for members, $32 for guest and $15 for children 4—12 years old. Prepaid reservations must be made by November 28. For more information, call 718-765-7368, Ext. 3.



Holiday ball

Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation will have a holiday ball December  19 from 6—10 p.m. at the community club for $25 for members and $28 for guest. Reservations must be made by November 24. For more information,   call 718-765-7368 Ext. 3.



Job openings

West Point Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation has a vacancy for a lifeguard. The opening period for this announcement is now until Dec. 31, 2015. For more iiofrmation, visit Lifeguard.



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and Prevention Helplines

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 Victims Helpline:


24/7 DoD Safe Helpline: 1-877-995-5247

DoD Safe Helpline



Victim Advocacy Services

Victim Advocate Info 

24/7 Call 609-667-4534
 Sexual Assualt
 Domestic Abuse

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