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27th Annual POW/MIA Watchfire - September 16th

POW/MIA emblemThe 27th Annual Detachment of New Jersey POW/MIA Watchfire will be held starting at 7pm on Saturday, September 16th, through to 7am on Sunday September 17th. The watchfire is a 12-hour vigil for the men and women of our armed forces who have still not returned home from service.

The location is 1200 Route 35 South in Seaside Heights, NJ, just south of the Stewart's Root Beer on the bay-side of Seaside Heights. There is a large parking area, and the beach is accessible right off of the parking lot. Google Maps Link

Please note that we will NOT be retiring flags at the Watchfire going forward. Do not bring any flags for retirement to the Watchfire. For further information about the event, please contact POW/MIA Chairman Patrick Gallagher.

Membership

26.67%
Currently 2624 of 9837 members for 2018 membership year.

Upcoming Meetings

  • December 16, 2017 at 9:45am
    Regular Detachment meeting
    War Memorial - Trenton
  • February 10, 2018 at 9:45am
    Regular Detachment meeting
    War Memorial - Trenton
  • April 7, 2018 at 9:45am
    Regular Detachment meeting
    War Memorial - Trenton
  • June 7, 2018 at 9:30am
    Annual Detachment Convention
    Wildwood Convention Center - Wildwood, NJ
  • June 8, 2018 at 9:30am
    Annual Detachment Convention
    Wildwood Convention Center

Upcoming County/Squad Events

  • January 13, 2018
    Brother SAL Band
  • February 10, 2018
    Valentine's Party Funderaiser ADVANCE tickets
  • More Events...

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