From the way he ran across Safeco Field in Seattle on Monday, you would never guess that Burke Waldron is 92-years-old.
But the United States Navy 2nd Class Petty Officer effortlessly sprinted across the green to deliver the honorable Memorial Day first pitch for the Seattle Mariners game against the San Diego Padres, and managed to give a strong throw as well.
The sprite World War II veteran began his military service in 1943 and served at Pearl Harbor.
What a legend: World War II veteran gave a solid first pitch prior to the game between the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres at Safeco Field on Memorial Day in Seattle
Quite an arm: After effortlessly jogging out onto the field, Waldron delivered a solid pitch to Mariners catcher Steve Clevenger, especially for a left-handed throw
World War II veteran Burke Waldron wears a U.S. Navy uniform as he greets members of the San Diego Padres before a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners on Monday, May 30, 2016
Waldron, who retired from the Navy as a Petty Officer, 2nd Class, is still clearly in great shape for his age, judging by his jogging.
He delivered a solid first pitch to Mariners catcher Steve Clevenger, especially for a left-handed throw.
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Waldron officially retired in 1946.
The Utah native served from 1943 and was stationed in Chicago and Pearl Harbor before joining in the Saipan Invasion in 1944.
There were a total of 2,335 American military personnel killed in the attack on Peal Harbor, including 2,008 navy personnel,
Veteran: Burke Waldron served in the Navy from 1943 until 1946 and served at Pearl Harbor
Attack on Pearl Harbor: A total of 2,335 American military personnel killed in Peal Harbor
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