Real Heroes of the Diamond—Hall of Famers Who Served During WWII

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Real Heroes of the Diamond—Hall of Famers Who Served During WWII
Babe Ruth and Ted Williams

Today, the words baseball and draft mean something entirely different than they did generations ago when major leaguers had their careers interrupted to serve in America’s armed forces.

The Hall-of-Famers who were also veterans and served our country during wartime deserve a salute of respect and the gratitude of the nation.

And a team put together of these individuals is also awe-inspiring. Taking just those whose active duty was during World War II makes for a powerhouse nine as well as a patriotic photo gallery.

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