Middletown, NJ – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2179 along with its Ladies & Men’s Auxiliaries, located in Port Monmouth, New Jersey, and the Mayor and Township Committee of Middletown will jointly sponsor the 54th Annual Veterans Day Parade on November 6, 2011. All Fraternal, Veterans and Civic organizations as well as schools and scout troops are invited to participate. The parade will assemble at 12:30PM at the Bayview School, 300 Leonardville Road in Belford, NJ. The parade will step off at 1PM and proceed through Campbell’s Junction, turning right at Cherry Tree Farm Road, right at Wilson Avenue and right at Garrett Place ending at the rear entrance to VFW Post 2179. The theme of this year’s parade is “NEVER FORGET.” Grand Marshall’s for this year’s parade are John Lewis, Marine Veteran of VFW Post 2179 and Carmen Peterson, President of the Ladies Auxiliary.

Interest Individuals or groups wishing to participate should contact Angel G Rodriguez, Parade Chairman at 732-768-6014 (email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for a registration form. Refreshments will be served at the VFW facility, 1 Veterans Lane, Port Monmouth, New Jersey immediately following the parade.