***  2019 RADM SAMUEL ELIOT MORISON AWARD FOR NAVAL LITERATURE ANNOUNCED ***


HAMPTON SIDES


ON DESPERATE GOUND

The Marines at The Reservoir,

the Korean War's Greatest Battle


About the Award Dinner

WELCOME ABOARD

Welcome to the New York Commandery of the Naval Order of the United States. The New York Commandery hosts a number of educational and social events throughout the year, and builds comradery between its companions in support of the naval services. Membership in the Naval Order is by invitation only. If you have an interest, join us at one of our events.

MISSION STATEMENT

To encourage research and writing on naval and maritime subjects, preserve documents, portraits and other records of prominent figures deeds and memories of our naval and maritime history, and through fellowship of our members advance the Naval Order's unselfish service and worthy aims for the security and enduring well-being of our country. To foster, among all American citizens, informed interest in the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and Merchant Marine, with the understanding that their efficiency is essential to national security and that readiness to make victory in war certain and speedy will deter aggression and minimize dangers to world peace.  

Novembert 2019 RADM Samuel Eliot Morison Award

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Monday, 4 November 2019

Awardee: Hampton Sides

ON DESPERATE GROUND

THE MARINES AT THE RESERVOIR,

THE KOREAN WAR'S GREATEST BATTLE



RACQUET & TENNIS CLUB

370 Park Avenue (at 52nd Street)

New York City


Reception:  1830hrs

Luncheon:  1930hrs



Military Mess Dress, Civilian Black Tie with Decorations

Pay for Dinner Online

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Patrons, Sponsors Donors and Donations  will be recognized in the dinner program, unless it is requested to be anonymous.


Dinner - $125.00 per person

Dinner Patron - $150.00 per person

Dinner Sponsor - $175.00 per person

Dinner Donor - $225 per person


Donations - please indicate your amount

Make a Donation Online

New York Commandery Blessing

CAPT Howard Freiburger, USN (Ret)