ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - Sunday is Veterans Day. There will be a service at Veterans Park, First Avenue, Atlantic Highlands (across from Borough Hall) at 11:00 AM. The service is commemorated on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month each year in the borough. It coincides with other holidays such as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day, which are celebrated in other parts of the world and also mark the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I.
Veterans and their families are regularly in attendance for the ceremony conducted by the C. Eugene Allen Post 141 of the American Legion. The public is invited.
AHH File photo: 2010 Veterans Day Service.
A luncheon following the service.