(KFVS) - 95-year-old Mary Ballard is throwing out the first pitch at the Lexington Legends game
When she was 23 she was a nurse overseas during World War II.
She took care of wounded soldiers being flown from France or Germany to Britain after D-Day.
Her appearance is part of the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs' effort to highlight the state's female veterans.
The game starts at 7 PM, and tickets are $5 for veterans and active-duty military with identification.