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POW/MIA 24 Hour Vigil

September 18 @ 4:00 pm - September 19 @ 4:00 pm

Free

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

Details

Start:
September 18 @ 4:00 pm
End:
September 19 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.legionmorriscountynj.org/

Venue

All Veterans Memorial
30 Flanders Road
Budd Lake, New Jersey 07828 United States

Organizers

American Legion – Morris County
All Veterans Memorial

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