Thursday, May 14, 2009
25th Annual Veterans Memorial Program - May 22
Atlantic County government will honor its veterans at the 25th annual Veterans Memorial Program on Friday, May 22 at 3 PM at the Veterans Cemetery in the Atlantic County Park, Route 50, Estell Manor.
Col. Robert C. Bolton, Wing Commander for the 177th Fighter Wing, New Jersey Air National Guard, will deliver the keynote address. The program will also feature the dedication of the South Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial in addition to the traditional presentation of the memorial wreath.
On Thursday, May 21, Boy Scouts from Troop 634 in Galloway and Troop 620 in Egg Harbor Township will place American flags at each of the approximately 3,000 grave sites with the assistance of Parks staff.