Spring 2012 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
PO Box 340
Trenton, NJ 08625-0340


April 24, Wyckoff Family YMCA Veterans Breakfast And Expo
Outreach event only
691 Wyckoff Ave., Wyckoff, NJ 07481

May 21, Battleship New Jersey
DMAVA medal ceremony only at 11 a.m.
Ceremony will be held on ship (front or "aft" area)
62 Battleship Place, Camden, NJ, 08103

April 17*, 18, 19, Livingston Mall
Medal Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on April 17
112 Eisenhower Parkway
Livingston, NJ 07039

June, Wildwood Convention Center
May 7, New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ceremony at 11 a.m.
A DMAVA medal ceremony will be included in this ceremony
DMAVA will have an outreach table with VSO present
PNC Bank Arts Center, Garden State Parkway Exit 116, Holmdel, NJ, 07777

June, Wildwood Convention Center
Outreach events only
Elks State Convention: May 31 – June 1
American Legion State Convention: June 6-8
Veterans Of Foreign Wars State Convention: June 13 – 15
Wildwood Convention Center
4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ 08260

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.