Veterans’ Commission

The Harrison Township Veterans’ Commission is made up local residents who have proudly served our Country within the United States Armed Forces.

John Sommer- Member – 12-31-2017

Ray Paterno – Member 12-31-2017

Christian Harch – Member 12-31-2018

Patrick Shields – Member 12-31-2018

Dennis Clowney – Member 12-31-2017

Honor a veteran today with a memorial brick. The Harrison Township Veteran’s Memorial ‘Hero Lane’ is located at entrance of the William Wilt Soccer Complex; the walkway to the memorial is lined with engraved pavers honoring those veteran’s who have given of themselves in honor of their country. Order your paver by clicking here


Clearview Regional High School’s Day of Remembrance, Friday May 24th.  



If you or someone you know is a resident of Harrison Township and a Veteran of any branch of the armed services, the Harrison Township Committee would like to recognize their service with a Proclamation. Please contact Municipal Clerk Diane Malloy for additional information and details


The Mayor and Township Committee are honored to recognize the following military Veterans and recipients of an official Proclamation:

Donald Seybold, Staff Sgt.John Porter, Spec. 4th Class
Howard Hawn, Tech SgtHoward Wells, Tech Sgt
Lee Bowers, PO 1st ClassRandolph Moist, Corporal
Richard Hess, Fireman 1st ClassRobert Wells, Sgt. Major
Louis Reuter Jr..MajorFrederick Link, FP2
Michael J. Black, Staff SergeantSteven Lazar, Captain
James J. Kelly, CorporalRichard Banks Young, Major
Charles Reid, SergeantRichard Dickey, Spec 4
Frank Stauss, AKANHilmer C. Olsen, Tech 5
Thomas Franek, Spec 4William W. Wilt, PFC
Phillip John Bauer, SergeantAlfred M. Albano, Corporal
Charles Loveland III, SergeantFrank Lawrence, Sr. T-5
Harry Honsell, US NavyJohn Russell, T-5
Michael Lamb, Master SergeantSanto Fiducloso, PFC
Philip Britton, CorporalJoseph F. Cole, EM2C
Joseph C. Vecchio, SergeantPhillip John Bauer, Sergeant
Henry J. Reuter, Jr.Raymond C. Andress, PFC
Frank W. Sweeten, Tech. Sgt.Joseph T. Germscheld, Sergeant
Henry Ladner Harris, Seaman FCClaude Anderson, Sgt. First Class
Charles Ebbecke, Airman First ClChristian H. Harch, Jr. HT First Class
Bruce L. Johnson, FNWilliam G. Chambers, A03
Raymond H. Battle, PFCRoberto Burruezo, Spec 4
Charles E. Gill, A2CAndrew J. Nuyianes, A1C
Donald G. Sowney, AE2Robert A. Ford, Jr., A2C
Michael P. McCarthy, 3rd Cl POGabriel Sirlopu, Staff Sergeant
Dr. William G. Harris, Jr., CaptainCharles Steven Sickler, PFC
Carmen J. Aliberti, AE4Robert A. Ford, Jr., AE4
Michael J. Black, Staff SergeantWilliam Gray, Sergeant
Stephen Herman, ColonelRodney W. Falkenstein
James T. Musick, Specialist E-4James Carl Johnson, 2nd Lieutenant
Jack Derolf, Master Chief Officer E-8Alexander Marshall, Operations Specialist 3rd Class
Patrick MurphyMichael Gonserkevis
Richard HughesWilliam Pushkar
Chester (Butch) DurmanPhilip Grouse
William D. Mukalian

For information on obtaining a Gloucester County Veteran’s ID Card, contact the Gloucester County Store at the Deptford Mall.(Outside Boscov’s) Phone number 856-686-6013, or contact any member of the Harrison Township Veterans Commission.


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November is Military Family Appreciation Month, and I thought you and your audience could participate by helping us spread this guide on understanding friends and loved ones suffering from PTSD, especially our heroes. You can check it out here:


The following merchants in Harrison Township have generously offered discounts to all Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States:

      • Amish Market Dutch Kitchen – 10% off on Thursdays for a Veteran and one guest
      • Blueplate Restaurant – 10% off Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays for a Veteran and one guest
      • Carvel in Mullica Hill – 10% off any purchase, any day
      • Crescent Moon Coffee & Tea – 5% off any day
      • Donna’s Hallmark – 10% off every Tuesday
      • Heritage Vineyards of Richwood – 10% off any purchase any day
      • Pat’s Pizzeria – 10% off any purchase, any day
      • Subway – 10% off any purchase, any day
      • Supercuts – $14.00 haircut for Veterans, any day
      • Village Bagels – 10% off any day
      • Warren’s Hardware – 5% off any purchase any day
      • Marino’s of Mullica Hill – 10% off any day
      • C & K Candy at the Amish Market – 10% off Thursdays only

(Merchants may request a form of Military service or a Gloucester County Veteran’s ID Card**)


Eagle Scout Project for Harrison Township Veterans Commission.

US SealJustin A. Srsic, of Troop 7026 and Harrison Township, has completed ‘A Record of Veterans of the Armed Forces Interred within Harrison Township, New Jersey’  as his Eagle Scout Project. He has dedicated this book to the Harrison Township Veterans Commission.

‘A Record of Veterans of the Armed Forces Interred within Harrison Township, New Jersey’ Is available to view at the Harrison Township Municipal Clerks Office.





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