Hamilton Spotlight

Fort Hamilton Coffee Shop opens

That favorite, flavored morning cup of Joe is now just around the corner.

Members of the Fort Hamilton community no longer need to seek out exterior venues to buy their favorite flavor or brand of coffee, not since the grand opening of Fort Hamilton Coffee Shop at the Community Activities Center January 14. 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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Military history


This day in military history. On Feb. 4, 1783, Britain’s King George III proclaims a formal cessation of hostilities in the American Revolutionary War.



Valentine's Dinner

Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation will host a Valentine's Day dinner at the community club February 13 from 6  - 10 p.m. Reservations must be made no later than January 30. For more information and pricing, call 718-765-7368, ext. 3.



Sexual Assault Response

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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