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2016 Detachment POW/MIA Watchfire

POW/MIA emblemThis year's Annual Detachment POW/MIA Watchfire will be held on September 16th beginning at 7pm on the Hiering Avenue beach in Seaside Heights, NJ. This is a 12-hour vigil for those servicemen and women who are still missing and unaccounted for. Please join us in Seaside Heights for this annual vigil. The flyer for the Watchfire is available from the Forms page. Please display this at your post to inform your membership. The location for the watchfire can be found here via Google Maps.

Detachment pays respects at High Point

Congratulations to the New Detachment Officers

Wildwood ConventionCongratulations to the newly elected and appointed officers and chairmen of the Detachment of New Jersey who were installed on Friday, June 10th at the 54th Annual Detachment Convention.

This year's convention saw over 600 registered delegates, and visits from several SAL members from other states, including Sons of the American Legion National Vice Commander William Hill. The officer and chairmen information on the website will be updated soon, after some details are finalized. Detachment meeting dates will be determined by the Department of New Jersey when they have their Committee on Committees meeting and the website will be updated once that information is available. Please wish Commander Bascou and the other officers good luck as they serve the Detachment of New Jersey for the 2016-2017 administrative year.


Currently 842 of 9722 members for 2017 membership year.

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Upcoming County/Squad Events

  • September 11, 2016
    Squadron / Unit 91 Sunday Breakfast
  • October 8, 2016
    Squad 174 6th Annual Pig Roast
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