Veterans Memorial Park

Connections to other parks

Veterans Memorial Park is perhaps best known for its seven monuments, but various markers and plaques that are interspersed throughout the park add depth to the stories of our troops in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century service to our country. When visiting, please take time to walk around and look at the plaques and stones that mark our walkways throughout the park.

NEW JERSEY VETERANS Parks

BG William C. Doyle Veterans memorial cemetEry

Opened on May 30, 1986, then Governor Thomas H. Kean dedicated New Jersey's first state-operated veterans' cemetery as "a lasting memorial to those men and women who put their lives on the line to defend our country's honor and freedom." On January 3, 1989, the cemetery was named for the principal guiding force behind its development U.S. Army Brigadier General William C. Doyle.


New Jersey Korean War Memorial

Located in Atlantic City, the Korean War Veterans Memorial was created to ensure that future generations remember and honor the pride and dedication of those who served, the legacy they continued, and the freedom they preserved.


New Jersey WOrld War II Memorial

The State of New Jersey has taken the initiative to honor and remember our "Greatest Generation" of citizens by creating a memorial in Trenton across from the State House at Veterans Park.


New Jersey Vietnam War Memorial

Located in Holmdel, the Memorial honors the sacrifices made by the more than 1,500 New Jersey residents who gave their lives while serving in Southeast Asia and, at the same time, pays tribute to all who have served.


Delaware VETERANS Parks

Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery - Bear

The state of Delaware maintains two memorial cemeteries for Veterans, one in New Castle County and one in Sussex County. The New Castle County cemetery is located in Bear, and is open to visitors every day of the year from dawn to dusk.


Kent County Veterans Memorial Park

Maintained by the Vietnam Veterans of America Kent County Chapter 850, the park features memorials for the Vietnam War, Korean War, Middle East Conflicts, a Gold Star Mothers and Families memorial, a War Dog memorial, a Combat Helicopter Pilot memorial, and more.


Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery - Millsboro

The state of Delaware maintains two memorial cemeteries for Veterans, one in New Castle County and one in Sussex County. The Sussex County cemetery is located in Millsboro, and is open to visitors every day of the year from dawn to dusk.


Todd WWI Memorial

Located at Brandywine Park in Wilmington, the Todd Memorial honors the 270 soldiers and sailors from Delaware that lost their lives in WWI.