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March 2020

POSTPONED – In Memory Day Ceremony (date TBD)

March 29, 2020
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States
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This year the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans' Memorial Foundation will be inducting individuals into our In Memory program. Date to Be Announced. In Memory is a unique program that honors New Jersey men and women who served and died as a result of the war in Vietnam. This program was initiated to honor these veterans and civilians. Their names will be placed on an engraved stone inside the Memorial so that all who visit will know that they are with their…

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April 2020

CANCELLED – 45th Anniversary of Operation Babylift

April 4, 2020
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States
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Due to the public health concern presented by Coronavirus (COVID-19), the 45th Anniversary of Operation Babylift has regrettably been cancelled. Saturday, April 4th marks the 45th Anniversary of Operation Babylift. Please join us at 11:00 AM to honor the unsung heroes of this rescue mission, with speakers, music, and more.

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September 2020

Gold Star Families MIA/POW Virtual Ceremony

September 18, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

GOLD STAR FAMILIES MIA/POW VIRTUAL CEREMONY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH Join us on Friday, September 18th for a virtual Gold Star Families MIA/POW ceremony. This event will be broadcast live at 11:00AM across our Facebook page and posted afterward here on our website. Thank you for remembering those that lost their lives while serving in the United States Armed Forces – we look forward to seeing you on the 18th. PROGRAM Sarah Taggart, NJVVMF, Welcoming Remarks Charlie Amiano, President, Rolling Thunder New Jersey…

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November 2020

Veterans Day Virtual Ceremony

November 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Join us on Wednesday, November 11 for our virtual Veterans Day ceremony. This event will be broadcast live at 11:00AM on our Facebook page and Youtube page and posted afterward here on our website. Thank you for remembering those that served and who lost their lives while serving in the United States Armed Forces – we look forward to seeing you on the 11th. We want to ensure that our virtual event is as complete as possible, and a large component of our annual ceremony…

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September 2022

POW/MIA Gold Star Mothers Recognition Ceremony

September 16, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States

Please join us Friday, September 16 for our annual ceremony honoring those lost serving our country at 11:00 AM.  The POW/MIA and Gold Star Mothers Recognition Ceremony commemorates National POW/MIA Recognition Day, held on the third Friday of September. The event honors America's prisoners of war, those missing in action, those returned, and those still unaccounted for from our nation's wars. The POW/MIA event will feature keynote speaker Colonel (Ret.) Walter R. Nall, Deputy Commissioner of Veterans Affairs, New Jersey Department…

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In Memory Program

September 16, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us September 16 at 1 pm as we commemorate the New Jersey men and women who served and died as a result of the war in Vietnam after returning home. Some of these deaths are due to Agent Orange exposure and the physical or emotional wounds received in Vietnam. The deaths of these individuals are no less tragic than those that occurred in-country, but their names do not appear on the Memorial.   Program: Introduction: Rev. Gerard Appel Honor…

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November 2022

Veterans Day Ceremony 2022

November 11, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States
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On November 11, the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, will host New Jersey’s official Veterans Day Ceremony at the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial located in Holmdel, New Jersey. The Ceremony will take place from 11-12:30 indoors and is open to all.  The Vietnam Era Museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

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December 2022

Wreaths Across America

December 14, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States
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Join us and Wreaths Across America on Wednesday, December 14,  for a special ceremony to honor military veterans. Wreaths Across America coordinates wreath-laying ceremonies at 1,600-plus locations, including a stop at New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial leading up to National Wreaths Across America Day on December 17. With the help of over 100 volunteers, Wreaths Across America’s annual pilgrimage from Harrington, Maine, to Arlington National Cemetery has become known as the world’s largest veterans’ parade, over a mile long. The…

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May 2023

New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ceremony

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States

NEW JERSEY VIETNAM VETERANS REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY SUNDAY, MAY 7TH 11AM Join us for our annual New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day ceremony New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Remembrance Day Ceremony Program   Please join the NJVVMF as we observe NJ Vietnam Veterans’ Remembrance Day on Sunday, May 7th at 11am at our Memorial. The program will include remarks by Vietnam veteran and NJVVMF docent Pat Julian Vellucci. Pat served with the 10th Cavalry of the 4th Infantry in the Central Highlands of Vietnam.…

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Memorial Day on Monday, May 29 at 11am at our Memorial.

May 29 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, 1 Memorial Lane
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States
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Please join the NJVVMF as we observe Memorial Day on Monday, May 29 at 11am at our Memorial. The program will include remarks by Nick Asselta, NJVVMF board member and brother of Charles C. Asselta, who was killed in action on March 18, 1968. Additional event details to follow.

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