TIME: Wednesday, June 14, Tours: 9:30am – 5pm
Tattered Flag Collection: 10am – 1pm
PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ
DETAILS: Celebrate Flag Day, Wednesday, June 14 aboard the Battleship. All guests touring the Battleship
will get a mini US flag.
Between 10am and 1pm, guests can bring aboard their torn and tattered American flags to the
Battleship and the Camden County Council American Legion/Sons of Legion will inspect and take
the flags for a proper disposal.
The Battleship will also fly our Holiday flag above the ship throughout the day on June 14.
PHOTO OPP: American Legion members collecting tattered US flags at the Battleship
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 5pm through Labor Day,
Monday, Sept., 4. The Steel Beach Blast on the Battleship will take place on Saturday, July 1 and
will feature a BBQ dinner – courtesy of Mission BBQ, open bar, entertainment – including the Phillies
Phanatic, and the unique view of the fireworks at dusk! Tickets are a $175 donation per person and
sponsorships are available. All proceeds go to the on-going restoration of our nation’s most
decorated battleship. For more information, call 866-877-6262 ext. 144 or visit www.battleshipnewjersey.org.