Press Release

For Immediate Release: September 2, 2016

Union County Honors POW/MIA

POW MIA remembrance Union County NJUnion County, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites all County residents and visitors to gather with veterans and their families at the plaza in front of the Union County Courthouse on Friday, September 16 at 11:00 a.m., and join in the annual POW/MIA Remembrance Day ceremony to honor prisoners of war and those missing in action. 

“The sacrifices of our military, and their families and loved ones, resonate through the generations,” said Freeholder Chairman Bruce H. Bergen. “With this ceremony, we honor those who are absent, and we reaffirm our support for a full accounting of all POW/MIA.

The County Courthouse is located at 2 Broad Street in midtown Elizabeth, with convenient access to train and bus service. Ample public parking is available.

In case of rain, the ceremony will be moved inside to Courthouse Rotunda.

For more information about POW/MIA Remembrance Day in Union County, or to confirm your attendance, call the Freeholder offices at 908-527-4100.

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