Dates:

05/23/2016

Times:

12:00 am - 8:30 pm

Event URL:

www.battleshipnewjersey.org

Features:

Free
Outdoor

The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will celebrate the 73rd anniversary of her commissioning into the U.S. Navy with a ceremony on her forecastle at 6:30am on Monday, May 23.

Highlights of the Commissioning ceremony will include remarks by WWII veteran Russ Collins, who Served aboard the USS New Jersey and is now a restoration volunteer on the museum ship. The ceremony will also feature  a wreath being casted into the Delaware River to remember our former crew members who have passed.  The ceremony is free for guests to attend.


Location:

62 Battleship Place Camden, NJ 08103