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POW/MIA 24 Hour Vigil
September 18 @ 4:00 pm - September 19 @ 4:00 pmFree
The Morris County American Legion in partnership with the All Veterans Alliance will be conducting the 3rd annual POW/MIA 24-hour vigil at the All Veterans Memorial located in Turkey Brook park. During the vigil we will read the names of all New Jersey veterans from all wars still unaccounted for while maintaining a memorial fire and ringing of the Ascension Bell, 21 times, every hour on the hour. There will be an opening and closing ceremony at 4:00pm on Friday and Saturday respectively. Simultaneously the Mount Olive High School Air Force JROTC will be conducting a 14 miles to commemorate and remember the Bataan Memorial Death March. If interested in participating please contact Amery Vasso, Commander of the Morris County American Legion