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West Orange Combat Veterans Sought for Memorial Day Honors

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Retired Brigadier General William Marshall presents the NJ Distinguished Service Medal at the 2012 Memorial Day Ceremony. Credits: WO Township
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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Township is seeking to present eligible combat veterans with the New Jersey Distinguished Service Medal during its annual Memorial Day Ceremony, to be held at 10:00 am, Monday, May 27, 2013. If you are a past or present resident of West Orange, or a town employee, the Commission on Military and Veterans Affairs urges you to apply.

West Orange remains New Jersey's most decorated township and the annual Memorial Day Ceremony is always a moving tribute to the veterans that have fought for their country.
An application may be downloaded at http://nj-westorange.civicplus.com/DocumentCenter/Home/View/35 or may be obtained by calling the Mayor's Office at 973-325-4100.
 
The deadline for submission is April 1, 2013. 
 
For additional information, e-mail Gary Englert at grenglert@aol.com.

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