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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 18, 2001
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:
COL John Dwyer
101 EGGERT CROSSING ROAD
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ 08648
609-530-6939

New Jersey Korean War Commemoration Service

WHO: New Jersey Senator Louis F. Kosco, Korean War Veteran
Major General Paul J. Glazar, The Adjutant General of New Jersey
The New Jersey Korean War Memorial Committee
Members of Veterans' Organizations

WHAT: New Jersey Korean War Commemoration Service

WHEN: Monday, June 25, 2001 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: The New Jersey Korean War Memorial Brighton Park, Atlantic City (where Park Place meets the Boardwalk)

DETAILS: The Commemoration Service at the New Jersey Korean War Memorial will pay tribute to the "Forgotten War" in which more than 191,000 New Jerseyans served and 827 were killed or are still considered missing. June 25, 2001 is the 51st anniversary of the United States' military involvement in Korea. The Commemoration Service will include the unveiling of five additional names of New Jerseyans who died in the Korean War.

Private First Class Daniel John Stiller, U.S. Marine Corps
Bayonne, May 23, 1933 - November 28, 1950
Corporal Fred Marzloff, U.S. Army
Union, December 6, 1950
Private Robert I. Downs, Jr., U.S. Army
Butler, June 19, 1931 - December 25, 1952
Private First Class Frederick H. Daehnke, U.S. Army
Park Ridge, July 31, 1928 - January 21, 1953
Sergeant First Class Peter Richard Romeo, U.S. Army
Jersey City, June 2, 1929 - July 11, 1953

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