Community Relations programs support and sustain relationships between service members and leaders at Fort Detrick and citizens of neighboring civilian communities.

Fort Detrick works closely with resident units, including 302nd Signal Battalion, 21st Signal Brigade and US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command , to fulfill community requests.

  • Community Requests - Request a guest speaker,  honor guard or military equipment display . Requests should be submitted using DD Form 2536 via email, fax or mail (see below for contact info). Most requests require a legal review and direct coordination with units - please submit requests at least 60 days prior to your event.

Submitting forms:

  • By mail: Public Affairs Office, 810 Schreider Street, Fort Detrick Maryland 21702
  • By email:
  • Once you download the form, fill it out, save it and email it to the email address above.