Remembering Veterans This Memorial Day
The New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation will hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 26, 2014, 11:00 a.m.
The guest speaker at this year’s ceremony will be Governor Christine Todd Whitman. The ceremony will also include the presentation of scholarships to two New Jersey high school seniors and the induction of four Vietnam Veterans into the Memorial’s “In Memory” Program.
The Memorial’s “In Memory” Program … honors those who served in Vietnam, returned home, and later died as a result of their tour but whose names are not on the Memorial. The inductees are Thomas J. Gorski, Jr. of Kearny, Richard Hull of Toms River, Thomas J. Kelley of Sayreville, and Stanley C. Slusarz of Holmdel.
The New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial located at 1 Memorial Lane in Holmdel, NJ (off Garden State Parkway Exit 116).
The Vietnam Era Museum & Educational Center, located adjacent to the Memorial, will be open to the public free of charge from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information about the Memorial or Museum, call (732) 335-0033 or visit www.njvvmf.org.