The Hunterdon County Veterans Recognition Medal was commissioned by the Board of Chosen Freeholders in 2002. The design for the medal was created by John N. Hatzikalfas of Team Graphics, located in Flemington NJ. Mr. Hatzikalfas is a Hunterdon County resident and a Vietnam War Veteran.
The County hosted the
2015 Veterans Recognition Ceremony
on Wednesday, August 19th
at the South County Park
1207 Route 179, Lambertville, NJ 08822 at 4:oo pm.
Previous Recognition Ceremonies have been held on August 20, 2014, June 14, 2003, August 29, 2004, August 26, 2005, and November, 2009 . The total number of recipients of the Hunterdon County Veterans Medal now exceeds 1500.
The Board of Chosen Freeholders and the citizens of Hunterdon County gratefully acknowledge your personal sacrifice in the protection of our freedom. And, as is appropriately emblazoned on the medal:
We Shall Never Forget