Social: Mess Dinner – 11 January 2020 at 1900

Date(s) - 11 Jan 2020
1900 - 2300


What: VCA Annual Mess Dinner

When: Saturday 11 January 2020, Time 1900

Location: FT Hamilton Community Club

You MUST Register at to attend our Mess Dinner

UOD: VCA Mess dress or Army dress blues with bow tie if you are not yet in possession of the VCA parade coat; Military guests from outside the VCA are asked to appear in their individual dress uniform of their branch of service.

Color Guard is requested to report NLT 1830hrs.

Event starts at 1900 with cocktail hour followed by dinner at 2000hrs.

Cost Enlisted & Guests: if you had already paid for last year’s dinner which was postponed due to severe weather …… there is no additional charge

All Others: $60 per person if payed and registered by 6 January 2019. After this date and at the door the cost will be $100/per person. Menu choice will not be guaranteed for late registrants.

1) By check to “Veteran Corps of Artillery” and send to: 23-56 Steinway Street, Astoria, NY 11105 ATTN. 1LT Billy Panousopoulos or 2) By Paypal.

Once payment is submitted you must complete the following:
A. Notify the Commissary Officer- MAJ Juan Diaz by email:
to select meal for this event please provide your full name, rank and or guest name
The Menu Choice is:
1st Choice 8oz. Sirloin Steak with Mushroom Demi-Glace
2nd Choice 7oz Grilled Atlantic Salmon with Dill Sauce
3rd Choice 8oz Herbed Airline Chicken Picata
• If you or your guest require a vegetarian meal notify the commissary officer as well

Our guest speaker will be Brigadier General Robert S. Cooley Jr. Commanding General of the 353d Civil Affairs Command. As in years past we will be conducting individual promotions and the awarding of the St Barbara Medals from the US Field Artillery Association.


Registrations are closed for this event.