- 12/24/2012 - 12/27/2012,
Location Perinchief Funeral Home, 438 High Street, Mt Holly, NJ,
THe POW/MIA Promise: We will not rest until we have found you. And, someday, God willing, we will bring you all home…
On Nov. 1, 1946, Staff Sergeant Zoltan Joseph Dobovich, US Army Air Corps and seven other crew members were aboard a B-17G Flying Fortress that went missing after departing from Naples, Italy, bound for Bovington, England. During the months following the loss, search and rescue attempts proved unsuccessful and the remains of the crewmen were declared non-recoverable.
In 1947, a French military unit operating in the French-Italian Alps, near Estellette Glacier, found the wreckage of a U.S. aircraft at an altitude of more than 12,000 feet. The French team recovered human remains from the site which were turned over to U.S. officials, at which time no individual identifications could be made. These remains were subsequently buried in a single grave at Arlington National Cemetery.
It was said that much of the ice-covered wreckage would likely not emerge for 30 years, after the glacier descended the slope.
In 1972-75, and in 1979 additional remains were recovered from the crash site; however, none of these remains were individually identified. In 1983 Italian military personnel again recovered remains from the crash site. Due to the technology limitations of the time, the remains could not be attributed to.
More than 60 years after he was declared deceased, his remains are coming home…
(FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING PLANE CRASH, PHOTOS, JPAC report, etc click here)
If you are unable to attend, but would like to leave condolenses for the family, sign the Guestbook at http://www.perinchief.com/
DECEMBER 24, 2012 – Remains of S/SGT Zoltan J. Dobovich arrive at the Philadelphia Intl Airport at 12:13pm
*If interested in participating in the ESCORT of S/SGT Dobovich Remains;
Rally Time: 11am
4400 S 82nd St
Philadelphia, PA, 19157
DECEMBER 26, 2012 – Public Visitation from 7:00pm to 9:00 pm at the Perinchief Chapels, Funeral Home at 438 High St, Mt Holly, New Jersey 08060, 609-267- 0399
* PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND *
* IF interested in participating in the FLAG LINE;
RALLY TIME: 6:30pm
RALLY LOCATION: Perinchief Funeral Home, 438 High St, Mt Holly, NJ.
Bring a 3′ x 5′ flag. Stand flag line whatever time you can.
(Please report directly to funeral home and stand whatever time you can.)
DECEMBER 27, 2012 – Memorial Service at the Perinchief Chapels Funeral Home at 11am, followed by Escort to the BG William C. Doyle Memorial Cemetery, 14 Chesterfield Arney Town Rd, Wrightstown, New Jersey 08562, 609- 758-7250 for service, military honors, and USAF flyover. Time at the cemetery is expected to be from 12:30pm to 1:30 pm
* PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND *
* IF interested in participating in the FLAG LINE;
RALLY TIME: 10:30am
RALLY LOCATION: Perinchief Funeral Home, 438 High St, Mt Holly, NJ.
Bring a 3′ x 5′ flag.
ESCORT FROM Perinchief Funeral Home to BG Gen Doyle Cemetery, Wrightstown. Escort to leave at approx 12:00pm.iCal Category(ies)
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More info 856-812-1898 Location: Steakouts Homeplate, 85 Harding Highway, Elmer, NJ||09/26/2015 Annual Veterans Picnic - Gloucester County 4-H - ANNUAL VETERANS' PICNIC DATE: Saturday, September 26, 2015 PLACE: Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds, 275 Bridgeton Pike (Route 77), Mullica Hill, NJ 08062 TIME: 12:00pm - 4:00pm For more information, contact Bernadette Blackstock at 856-694-1355 or firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds, 275 Bridgeton Pike, Mullica Hill, NJ||09/26/2015 3rd Annual Pig Roast - VFW Medford - 3rd Annual Pig Roast Food, entertainment, 50/50, games. $20 donation. Children under 12 free. Location: Medford VFW, Post 7677, 317 Church Road, Medford, NJ, 08055||09/28/2015 Battleship NJ Golf Tournament - Sink some for the Battleship! Our annual golf tournament will take place on Monday, Sept. 28 at Pennsauken Country Club, Pennsauken, NJ. Morning and afternoon sessions will be available. Cocktails, dinner and lots of prizes. $175 donation per golfer. Partnerships, including hole sponsorships, available. For more information, call 866-877-6262 ext. 144 or email email@example.com Location: Pennsauken Country Club, 3800 Haddonfield Road, Pennsauken, NJ, 08019||09/30/2015 Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge - Monthly Meeting - Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge meets the last Wednesday of every month at the US Coast Guard Station in Philadelphia. ALL Veterans, family, friends, and anyone interested in military history are invited to attend. Lunch is available for $6 in the Galley starting at 11 A.M. and the meeting begins at 12:30 P.M. We usually have a guest speaker, and just hosted 2 VVA Chapters from Bordentown and Philadelphia, Location: US Coast Guard Station, 1 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA||10/04/2015 BlueKnights XV - Frost on the Pumpkin Annual Poker Run & Family BBQ - Event will help benefit US ARMY LT BRIAN BRENNAN STANDS ALONE FOUNDATION & BKNJXV CHARITIES, Come support a local hero & local charity aimed at helping other injured US Veterans. Sponsored by Blue Knights NJ XV International Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club. Registration from 9-11am at McDonalds of Hazlet, intersection of Route 35 South and Hazlet Avenue - ALL BIKES & CLUBS WELCOME. First 100 to register receive Free Run Pin. PreRegister/$15 rider $10 passenger - Register day of/$20 Rider $15 Passenger. Pay on-line with PayPal @ blueknights15.com or mail check to NJBK15, 2435 Hwy 34, PO Box 286, Manasquan, NJ 08736- include your email address. End Site - 11:30 am, WALK INS ARE WELCOME/$10 - Join in the fun and food at the American Legion Post 129, 2025 Church Road, Toms River. Price includes food, door prizes, music. Awards for Oldest Rider, Youngest Rider, Furthest Rider, Best Represented Club. More info contact Ron at 973-220-0095 Location: American Legion Post 129, 2025 Church Rd, Toms River, NEW JERSEY, 08753||10/04/2015 Wantage Township 2015 8th Annual Veterans Memorial Car, Truck & Bike Show - The Wantage Township 2015 8th Annual Veterans Memorial Car, Truck & Bike Show will be held on Sunday, October 4, 2015 (Rain Date: Sunday, October 11, 2015) from 11am to 4pm at Woodbourne Veterans Memorial Park, 145 Sherman Ridge Road, Wantage, NJ 07461. The 2015 Show proceeds will be donated to Operation Comfort Warriors, a program of The American Legion. Come spend the day! Free spectator admission, but donations of non-perishable items for local food pantry would be greatly appreciated. Food & cold refreshments available all day, live music, door prizes, 50/50, tricky tray. Trophies awarded in multiple classes for cars, motorcycles & trucks. $15 pre-registration by 9/18/15, $20 day of show, registration from 11am to 1pm, goodie bags to first 100 registrants. Vendors wanted, registration $20, must be set up by 10:00am, no power available. Flyer/Registration/Vendor form available at http://wantagerec.com/veterans_memorial/car_show/images/2015CarShowFlyer.pdf. For more information visit http://wantagerec.com/veterans_memorial/car_show/car_show.htm or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Chris at 973-352-9203. Location: Woodbourne Veterans Memorial Park, 145 Sherman Ridge Road, Wantage, New Jersey, 07461, Sussex County||10/06/2015 rolling thunder new jersey chapter2 bike and cruise night - music and venders. classic cars are welcome. Location: Applebee’s, 404 south main street, forked river, N.J||10/10/2015 Hero Thrill Show 2015 - Stay tuned for details Location: Hero Thrill Show, ., Philadelphia, PA||10/10/2015 6th Annual Pig Roast & Fundraiser - CJ Nam Knights - Central Jersey Chapter of the Nam Knights of America M.C. is holding their 6th Annual Pig Roast & Fundraiser on October 10, 2015 between 1 - 6pm at the VFW Post 491 in Yardville, NJ. Lots of food (pig, BBQ chicken, dogs, burgers, clams), beer and soda. Live music by GUNSMOKE. There will be Prizes, Games and Vendors on site. Proceeds to benefit Veterans, Law Enforcement and their families. Tickets $25.00 in advance, $30.00 at the gate. Tickets available at VFW Post 491 or email: email@example.com for info. Location: VFW Post 491, 9 Fisher Place, Yardville, NJ, 08620||10/24/2015 4th Annual Operation Veterans Chili Challenge - Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. @ the Fourth Annual Operation Veterans Chili Challenge located at Mt. Carmel Carnival Grounds, 1 Mt. Carmel Way, Hammonton, New Jersey, 08037. Help raise needed funds for our Brave Heroes @ Veterans Haven South in Winslow, N.J., who have fought for our country and for our FREEdom, but also to help raise awareness to the 7,000-8,000 Homeless Veterans in the State of New Jersey. Opening ceremonies will begin at 11 a.m. Chili contestants will be challenging one another with their unique talents in cooking the very best chili in South Jersey . Apart from the annual cook-off, we will have local participating sponsors, vendors, food, crafters, bands, raffles, and more. The event will be hosted on the Mt. Carmel carnival grounds located at 1 Mt. Carmel Lane in Hammonton, N.J. There will be a chili cook off, food, Chinese auction, crafters, vendors, face painting, live music all day, and much more. This festival of fun will commence with awards/prize ceremony for the Chili contestant champs and Chinese auction winners as well as other announcements. OperationVeteransChiliChallenge@yahoo.com Location: Mt. Carmel Carnival Grounds, 1 Mt. Carmel Lane, Hammonton, New Jersey, 08037||10/28/2015 Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge - Monthly Meeting - Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge meets the last Wednesday of every month at the US Coast Guard Station in Philadelphia. ALL Veterans, family, friends, and anyone interested in military history are invited to attend. Lunch is available for $6 in the Galley starting at 11 A.M. and the meeting begins at 12:30 P.M. We usually have a guest speaker, and just hosted 2 VVA Chapters from Bordentown and Philadelphia, Location: US Coast Guard Station, 1 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA||11/08/2015 Philadelphia Veterans Parade||11/25/2015 Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge - Monthly Meeting - Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge meets the last Wednesday of every month at the US Coast Guard Station in Philadelphia. ALL Veterans, family, friends, and anyone interested in military history are invited to attend. Lunch is available for $6 in the Galley starting at 11 A.M. and the meeting begins at 12:30 P.M. We usually have a guest speaker, and just hosted 2 VVA Chapters from Bordentown and Philadelphia, Location: US Coast Guard Station, 1 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA|