Spring 2011 Edition NJDMAVA Veterans

About NJ Veteran Journal:
The New Jersey Veteran Journal is an official publication of the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and is intended to serve New Jersey's veterans, their families, friends and concerned individuals and groups. All correspondence should be sent to:

Veteran Journal Editor, NJDMAVA/PA, PO Box 340,
Trenton, NJ 08625-0340


May 7, New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial
NJ Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ceremony and DMAVA Medal Ceremony at 11 a.m.
PNC Bank Arts Center, Garden State Parkway Exit 116, Holmdel, NJ 07777

May 24*, 25 & 26, Paramus Park Mall
Medal Ceremony @ 10:30a.m. on May 24
Kiosk hours 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily
700 Paramus Park, Paramus, NJ, 07652

May 21, American Legion Post #65
Metuchen - Veterans Outreach Day

Outreach Events Only 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fugle-Hummer American Legion Post #65
Lake Ave. & Holly St., Metuchen, NJ 08840

June, Wildwood Convention Center
Outreach events only (8 a.m. – 1 p.m. daily at each location)
Elks State Convention: June 2-3
American Legion State Convention: June 8-10
Veterans Of Foreign Wars State Convention: June 15-17

Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ 08260

August 5, Lakewood BlueClaws "American Legion Night"
First Energy Park, Lakewood
6-9 p.m. on main concourse field level – 1st base side
game time 7 p.m.
2 Stadium Way, Lakewood, NJ 08701

New Jersey awards five service medals – the New Jersey Distinguished Service Medal, New Jersey Meritorious Service Medal, New Jersey Korean Service Medal, New Jersey Vietnam Service Medal and the New Jersey POW-MIA Service Medal. Anyone interested in applying should call 1-888-8NJ-VETS (1-888-865-8387) and press 7, to request an application.