WWII vet George Schreck honored for his service at ceremony in Bergen County

A man who seldom spoke about his time

A man who seldom spoke about his time in World War II but was so proud he carried his discharge papers with him every day was posthumously honored for his service. (May 29, 2014 6:05 PM)

A man who seldom spoke about his time in World War II but was so proud he carried his discharge papers with him every day was posthumously honored for his service.

George Schreck, of Ridgefield, passed away in April, but a ceremony was held in his honor at the Bergen County Administration Building on Thursday.

Schreck was a Marine and fought on Iwo Jima.

His proud children received...

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