Battleship New Jersey

The Battleship New Jersey, docked in Camden, New Jersey. (Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Dozens Of Military, Museum Vessels To Participate In Worldwide ‘On-The-Air’ Event

Radio operators from the Battleship New Jersey are trying make contact with dozens of military and museum vessels from around the world by way of ham radio.


Men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces are honored during a Memorial Day ceremony aboard the Battleship New Jersey.
(credit: Dan Wing)

Servicemen And Women Honored With Somber Ceremony Aboard Battleship New Jersey

One of the more somber ceremonies to mark Memorial Day was held Monday on the Camden riverfront aboard the Battleship New Jersey.


(Credit: Justin Udo)

Battleship New Jersey, Boy Scouts Team Up For Annual Ride For Pride Event

The fundraiser encouraged motorcyclists to hop on their bikes and ride to the battleship where they were rewarded with a BBQ and a tour of the ship.


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Homeless Vets, Others In Need Receive Thanksgiving Meals In Battleship New Jersey

There was a festive, Thanksgiving mood on the Battleship New Jersey Thursday.


(The Battleship New Jersey.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

Homeless Vets Getting Free Thanksgiving Meal Aboard Battleship New Jersey

On Thursday, those who have served are being served.


(Wooden decks on the Battleship New Jersey show widespread signs of rot.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

At Birthday Bash For Battleship NJ, Facelift Plan Moves Forward

Supporters have announced plans to give the aging museum on the Delaware riverfront in Camden a makeover.


(Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Hundreds Attend Rally to Keep Battleship New Jersey At Its Camden Berth

Phil Rowan, president of the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial, says a North Jersey group has engaged in a letter-writing and publicity campaign, trying to get the historic ship relocated to New York Harbor.


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Body Discovered Near Battleship New Jersey In Camden

The body of a female, believed to be in her late teens or early twenties, was discovered Sunday morning in the Delaware River, according to authorities in Camden County.


(US Rep. Rob Andrews speaks at today's ceremony.  Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Ceremony at Battleship NJ Marks 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

A 21-gun salute punctuated the solemn memorial in honor of the lives lost at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on December 7th, 1941.


(US Rep. Rob Andrews at the Battleship "New Jersey" this morning.   Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Rep. Andrews Says He’ll Open Books For Election Spending Probe

Andrews there’s nothing to the complaint that has been filed with the Federal Election Commission by a watchdog group alleging he used $9,000 in campaign funds to pay for a family trip to Scotland.


(The USS Constellation, in Boston Harbor.  Credit:  Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Celebrating the Historic US Navy

As America celebrates the 236th birthday of the US Navy, KYW’s Jay Lloyd is on board for weekend getaways around many of the historic naval attractions in our area.


(Visitors go aboard the Battleship New Jersey, on the Camden waterfront.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Battleship New Jersey Struggling After Getting Dropped From State Budget

Berthed on the Camden waterfront, the most decorated battleship in US naval history took one across the bow in Gov. Christie’s state budget.


(Photo by Michelle Durham)

NJ State Police Conduct Naval Boarding Exercise at Battleship New Jersey

“Well, today’s exercise is part of an ongoing training for boat operations — boarding and tactical maneuvering on large ships,” said police lieutenant Stephen Jones.


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Battleship New Jersey Closed Due To Harsh Weather, Open For Special Events

The Battleship New Jersey is closed to the public this month, but it is still open for special events and the traditional overnight visits.


Court: Florida Grandmother Cannot Sue Battleship New Jersey

A Florida grandmother injured in a fall aboard the Battleship New Jersey cannot sue its operators for damages, an appellate court has ruled.