Mission: 12 November 2023 1430 – Annual Flag Service

Date(s) - 12 Nov 2023
1430 - 1730

Saint Thomas Church


WHO:  Color Guard

WHAT:  The 102nd Flag Service of the Historical and Genealogical Societies of New York

WHERE:  Saint Thomas Church, 1 West 53rd Street, New York, NY – muster at 2nd Floor of the Townhouse.  VCA will lead all historical and genealogical societies with National Colors, NY State Flag, and VCA Flag.  Contingent will march through townhouse hallways, through church aisles and sit in front pews.  In addition to presenting Colors during the church service, VCA will lead contingent out at the conclusion of the service.  Reception to follow at the church.  Street parking.

WHEN:  12 November 2023 (Sun), Report Time NLT 1430hrs.  Service to begin at 1500hrs – duration 2 hours +/-

UOD:  VCA Parade Dress, Black Trousers with sabers.  ASU with prior approval.  AR 670-1 grooming standards apply, and will be enforced.  Masks optional (VCA Black).

GEAR:  3 Flags (National, State, VCA), 3 Harnesses, White Gloves, 3 Flag Stands

POC VCA:  1SG Clohessy sgtclohsessy@gmail.com (917) 597-2718

POC EVENT:  David Tisdale Woods, Chairman of the Annual Flag Service for the Historical and Genealogical Societies of New York dthypenw@gmail.com (917) 435-0599




Registrations are closed for this event.