If you wondered why there’s a pool on the Battleship, this video should answer your questions! Come take a dip in the pool when you tour the Battleship New Jersey this Saturday, Aug. 24 and Sunday, Aug. 25. The pool will be open from 10am to 5pm. https://photos.app.goo.gl/Mvuba1ouR9zFcnpJ8
Author: Jack Willard
On July 8 former USS New Jersey crewmember Mike Missel toured his old ship and sat down for an oral history interview. Mr. Missel was a MM3 when he served during the 1980s commission.
On August 1st, for the third time since disembarking USS New Jersey as a sailor, Craig Mathis came aboard for a visit and sat down for an oral history interview. Mr. Mathis was a gunners mate on board USS New Jersey from 1988 until decommissioning in 1991 and then was transferred to USS Missouri where … Continued
Former USS New Jersey crew member Anthony Tesoriere came aboard for a tour and oral history interview on Monday, August 5th. Mr. Tesoriere served on board from 1988-90 a Fire Controlman Third Class.
Please vote for the Battleship New Jersey as we take on the Red Mill in the semifinals of NJTV’s Tourism Tourney on Facebook. You must vote today, Friday, August 9. Go to #NJTVTourismTourney on Facebook. Just click the photo of the Battleship to cast your vote!
New This Year: Air Defenses Re-enactment Against Japanese Zero Plane Attack PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ DETAILS: Guests touring the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial on Saturday, August 10 will not only experience how life was like aboard our nation’s most decorated and largest Battleship, but they will also … Continued
Vote for the Battleship New Jersey as we take on the AJ Meerwald in the Quarterfinals of NJTV’s Tourism Tourney on Facebook. You must vote Wed., Aug. 7 beginning at 9:30am at #NJTVTourismTourney on Facebook, Just click the photo of the Battleship to cast your vote! Please share! Thanks
Watch the Battleship‘s Quad 40 gun and 5-inch gun “defend” the Big J from an attack by “Tora 101″ WWII planes, replicas of the Japanese Zero, at 11:30am on Saturday, Aug. 10. All part of the ship’s WWII Victory Day! Free to experience with the purchase of a tour or BBQ lunch.
Please vote for the Battleship New Jersey as we take on the Newark Museum in NJTV’s Tourism Tourney on Facebook. You must vote today, Friday, July 26, only on Facebook. Go to #NJTVTourismTourney on Facebook, Just click the photo of the Battleship to cast your vote! ‘ Please share this with your Facebook friends! Thanks!
In partnership with the USO and Battleship New Jersey, the Philadelphia Union are running a 5v5 mini-soccer tournament on the deck of the Battleship to celebrate Military Appreciation Week in August! The Union are inviting all active duty military, as well as retired, reserve, DOD civilians, and friends and family playing in honor or memory … Continued