PLACE: Fantail, Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ
TIME: 10am Thursday, October 17, 2019
DETAILS: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will administer the Oath of Citizenship to
approximately 40 new candidates during a ceremony on the fantail of the Battleship New
Jersey on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 10am.
Keith Dorr, Supervisory Immigration Services Officer, will serve as Master of Ceremony for
the event, which will include keynote remarks from Judge Joel Schneider, U.S. Magistrate
Judge for the District of New Jersey.
The ceremony will take place on the historic fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship, our nation’s
most decorated and largest battleship.
PHOTO OPP: New Citizens Waving US Flags aboard the Battleship New Jersey
Located on the Delaware River, along the Camden Waterfront across from the city of Philadelphia,
the Battleship is open for guided and audio tours every day from 9:30am to 3pm. HeroCare Connect
presents a Health Care Fallfest aboard the Battleship on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 11am to 2pm. Veterans,
active military and first responders can get free health screenings and clinical service, Stop the Bleed
training, sit in on a live broadcast of WIBG’s Welcome Home Show, free lunch, free parking with shuttle
service and more! Welcome introductions by US Congressman Donald Norcross and Andy Kim.
Registration for one plus a guest is required. Register at www.cooperhealth.org/Fallfest . For more
information on Battleship programs and events, visit www.battleshipnewjersey.org.