The VCASNY to host a visit from one of Her Royal Majesty’s “Beefeaters”

London Beefeaters

On Tuesday, 1May2012, the Veteran Corps of Artillery of the State of New York will be the host for one of The Yeomen Warders of Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress the Tower of London, and Members of the Sovereign’s Body Guard of the Yeoman Guard Extraordinary, popularly known as the Beefeaters. The event will take place at the Community Club at USAG Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn, and will begin at 1800 hours.

Please check your email later today for more detail on UOD and other information. Here is a WikiPedia link for more information on the “Beefeaters“.

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The VCASNY is the oldest military organization in New York State. It was formed in Manhattan on Evacuation Day (New York), November 25, 1790, by Veterans of Washington’s Continental Army Corps of Artillery. The VCASNY today serves primarily as a ceremonial unit, and during the course of its' drill year, is invited to participate in numerous New York City parades, civic and patriotic events. Independently or in association with traditional veterans organizations, the VCASNY also serves as honor guard and provides firing parties for military funerals, military anniversaries and other events of military interest.

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