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Detachment Beefsteak Dinner Canceled

1 day ago

Due to poor ticket sales, the Ways and Means Beefsteak Dinner that was scheduled for June 1 has been canceled.

If you have purchased tickets, please contact the officer from whom you purchased them to arrange for a refund.

Ways and Means Beefsteak Dinner - June 1, 2019

April 22, 2019

The Detachment Ways and Means Committee will be holding a Beefsteak Dinner at Hightstown, American Legion Post 148 on Saturday, June 1 from 3:00pm to 7:00 pm

Tickets are $50 per person, and include live entertainment, all-you-can-eat sliced beefsteak on french bread, french fries, beer and soda. Proceeds go to help support Detachment of NJ programs.

For more information, contact Jim Noble: (973) 332-6616 or Dave Page: (609) 724-5282.

Washington Conference

April 15, 2019

Witnessing the wreath laying at Tomb of Unknown Soldier

Ernie Wilson Jr. Scholarship Deadline April 15th

March 29, 2019

The $3500 Ernie Wilson Jr. Scholarship is available to SAL members who will be graduating high school this year. You can download the scholarship application from the Forms page on this website. Applications must be submitted to American Legion Department of NJ Headquarters by April 15th in order to be eligible. If you have any questions regarding the scholarship, please contact the Scholarship chairman or the Detachment Adjutant.

Detachment of New Jersey hosts BEEFSTEAK DINNER

March 7, 2019

Time is running out to get tickets.
Date: Saturday March 23rd, 2019 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Where: Hightstown American Legion Post 148
895 US Highway 130, East Windsor NJ 08520
Price: $50.00 per person
Contact : James A. Noble PDC, PNVC; (973)-322-6616
Dave Page, PDC: (609)-724-5282

Menlo Park Ward Party

December 21, 2018

The ward party for Menlo Park Veteran's Memorial Home (132 Evergreen Rd, Edison, NJ 08837) will be Sunday, January 6, 2019. For those S.A.L. members attending, please meet in the lobby at 2pm with casual attire: S.A.L. shirt and cover.
Please contact Amel Balega, Jr. with any questions or for info at:

Updated Detachment of NJ Website

December 3, 2018

The Detachment website has been revamped with a newer framework to assist in making future upgrades a bit easier to do. There will be additional features added in the near future too.

We will be shaking some of the bugs out of the update over the next couple of days. If you see an issue, please email the webmaster and let them know where you came across it and what happened.

There are a few sections of the website that are currently off-line, but should go up within a day or two, including the Photo Album and Links page. Please be patient with the updates and let us know if you come across any issues.

Detachment of NJ Commander
Detachment Commander
Jeff Hicks
Currently 7835 of 9821 members for 2019 membership year.
Upcoming Meetings
June 13, 2019 at 8:00am
Annual Detachment Convention
Wildwood Convention Center, Wildwood, NJ

June 14, 2019 at 8:00am
Annual Detachment Convention
Wildwood Convention Center, Wildwood, NJ

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June 1, 2019 at 9:00am

June 2, 2019 at 9:00am
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June 29, 2019 at 12:00pm
Day at the Races

July 13, 2019 at 3:00pm
Squadron 310 Annual Pig Roast

July 26, 2019 at 6:00pm
Beefsteak Dinner

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