The American Red Cross New Jersey Region will be holding a ceremony and flag raising aboard the Battleship New Jersey to kick off March is Red Cross Month in New Jersey. The Battleship New Jersey will fly the Red Cross flag and be illuminated at night in red lights throughout March to honor all those … Continued
Month: February 2020
WHEN: Saturday, February 22 at 9:30am DETAILS: The Battleship New Jersey will hold a ceremony in the Officers’ Wardroom at 9:30am on Saturday, Feb. 22 to remember the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima. Our special guest will be WWII veteran and participant in the battle, Frank Beach, USMC (ret), the father … Continued
The Battleship New Jersey is saddened to announce the passing of Korean War Veteran of USS New Jersey, Joseph Pelliccio, on 2/18/2020. He was 91 years old. Mr. Pelliccio served on USS New Jersey from 1950-52. Viewing services are being held at Weatherhead Young Funeral Home in Brick NJ on Thursday 2/20 from 2-4 PM. … Continued
The Battleship salutes acting legend and Navy veteran Kirk Douglas, who passed away today. Fair winds and following seas, sailor.
The Battleship New Jersey welcomed aboard three sailors from the Brazilain Navy who stopped by for a tour of the World’s Greatest Battleship today.