Greenwich veteran to be honored at Mets game

A giant American flag is unfurled before a baseball game between the New York Mets and Washington Nationals on opening day at Citi Field, Monday, March 31, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
A giant American flag is unfurled before a baseball game between the New York Mets and Washington Nationals on opening day at Citi Field, Monday, March 31, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

GREENWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — A member of the Greenwich Retired Men’s Associations to be honored at Citi Field.

93-year-old Chuck Standard, a WWII veteran, will be honored during the Mets game which starts a 7PM tonight.

Chuck will be in uniform and recognized during the third inning. He was awarded the Navy Cross, the second highest award for valor that may be earned by a Navy man or a marine.

Chuck Standard is a long standing and beloved member of the RMA who has served as the organization’s President.

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