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237th Navy Birthday Celebration

October 13, 2012 @ 6:00 pm

The National Capital Region’s Navy Birthday Celebration will be held on Saturday, 13 October 2012. This year’s gala event will be hosted by the National Capital Council of the Navy League of the United States and co-hosted by the Naval Historical Foundation. Join us as we celebrate our Navy’s 237th birthday and enjoy the camaraderie of shipmates and friends. The theme for this year is: America’s Navy: keeping the sea free for more than 200 years. This year’s dinner and ball will be held at the Sheraton Premiere at 8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner, virginia, 22182. A social hour will commence at 1800 followed by dinner and dancing.

Reception 1800 (Cash Bar)
Dinner 1900


  • Civilian: Black Tie
  • O-4 and Senior: Dinner Dress Blue Jacket (Mess Dress with Blue Jacket and Miniature Medals)
  • O-1 through O-3: Dinner Dress Blue Jacket (Optional) OR Dinner Dress Blue (Service Dress Blue Uniform with Miniature Medals)
  • Chiefs: Dinner Dress Blue w/Miniature Medals
  • E-6 and Junior: Service Dress Blues with Miniature Medals Medals

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October 13, 2012
6:00 pm
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Sheraton Premier Hotel
8661 Leesburg Pike
Tysons Corner, VA United States
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Naval Historical Foundation and Navy League