The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will hold its First Annual Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 7:30pm onboard the historic ship.
Event chairs, The Honorable Patricia Egan Jones and Captain Walt Urban, USN (Ret.), are proud to announce that the awards, named for Fleet Admiral William F. Halsey, Jr., will recognize major contributions to the areas of business, military service and public service.
The award for business leadership honors an individual who leads with integrity, a strong sense of community and whose direction has made their organization a leader in the Delaware River region. This year’s award honors General Carol Eggert.
The Halsey Military Service award honors a service member whose commitment to the ideals of the U.S. military is reflected both in their career and their service to others. The award for military service will be presented to Admiral Michael Mittelman.
The third award will recognize the innovation, creative achievements and contributions of public sector leaders who strive to improve all aspects of the Delaware River region. This year’s awardee for public service is Congressman Donald Norcross.
Tickets are a $250 donation per person. Tables and sponsorships are available. For more details or to purchase tickets, visit https://www.battleshipnewjersey.org/halseyawards2021/
All proceeds from this event will go to the Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial to continue museum operations and educational programs.