The Trenton Thunder, offered by NJM Insurance, had a particular pre-game ceremony on Saturday, April 13, 2019 to dedicate a POW/MIA National Chair of Honor at ARM & HAMMER Park.
In partnership with Rolling Thunder Inc., the Thunder devoted a particular seat in honor of the almost 82,000 American prisoners of struggle and troopers lacking in motion. Located behind Section 203 in a raised platform, the Chair of Honor will stay unoccupied all through each sport at ARM & HAMMER Park in honor of these service members that can not be in attendance. Gold Star Parents Patrick and Amy Moore unvieled this significant memorial. Their son Army Spc. Benjamin G. Moore died in Afghanistan on January 12, 2011 serving throughout Operation Enduring Freedom.
The ceremony started with a Motorcycle parade at 12:25pm and proceed with a dedication ceremony at 12:30pm. As a part of the day, members of the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst might be in attendance to current our nation’s colours.
As a part of the day, one fortunate Thunder fan will go dwelling with a particular POW/MIA Bat commemorating the dedication. The fan might be chosen at random as a Lucky Seat. The bat, which might be signed by every member of the Thunder’s Home Opener roster, is 100% handmade by Baret Bats and options the 50 stars and 13 stripes harking back to the American flag. ion; every and everybody donates his or her time as a result of they imagine within the POW/MIA difficulty.