83rd Annual Meeting will be centered around Westpoint in NY from Nov. 13-15, 2018
This year’s Annual Meeting will be focused on the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY on 13-15 November 2018. The event will be hosted by The Old Guard of the City of New York and the Veteran Corps of Artillery State of New York. All individuals will need a photo ID for admission (i.e. driver’s license, non-driver’s license or passport) for West Point security.
The Holiday Inn Express in Fort Montgomery (1-845-446-4277 ) is 2 miles from the Thayer Gate at West Point. The West Point Club will be the site of one lunch and two dinners which is included in the attached registration form.
The Annual Meeting will be held on 14 November at the Old Guard of the City of New York Armory located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. While the members are attending the Annual Meeting the spouses and guests will have the opportunity to tour Boscobel Estate and Gardens in Garrison, NY and then enjoy a luncheon at the Historic Hudson House Inn in Cold Spring minutes from Boscobel. After lunch there will be time to tour the historic town along with shopping. Buses will be provided for both of these events. That evening there will be a buffet dinner at the West Point Club at 18;00 to 21;00.
Thursday morning 15 November the Parade and Pass and Review will take place at The Buffalo Soldier’s Field on the West Point grounds. This will be followed by a “comforts of home” buffet luncheon at the West Point Club. Following lunch feel free to tour the various historic points of interest at West Point. At 18:00 we will gather for the Annual Formal Military Banquet at the West Point Club.
If you have any questions or concerns please contact MAJ Evan Stamatopoulos, Adjutant email firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-953-2088.
We look forward to your attending the 83rd Annual Meeting and enjoying points of interest at the historic United States Military Academy West Point, New York.
COL James Whalen, Commander
COL Robert Sikorski, 3rd Vice Commander, Commandant, Old Guard City of New York
COL Ray Mechmann, Commandant, Veteran Corps of Artillery