April 6th is 50th Anniversary of USS New Jersey’s Commissioning for Vietnam War

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the commissioning of the USS New Jersey for the Vietnam War.  The Battleship New Jersey served in the war in 1968.  Tomorrow, Sat., April 7, the ship’s annual Vietnam War Living History Day will take place with  artifacts, re-enactors and veterans throughout the ship from 10am to 3pm.