Desire to Serve Leads to 26-Year Career in Air Force

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: November 15, 2019
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Harry Pearce: husband, father, retired Air Force colonel and consummate people person. “He’s incredibly generous and just loves people,” says his wife of 56 years,...

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Father's Desire to Serve Inspires Daughter to Join Navy

Author: MVH South Paris
Posted: November 12, 2019
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Pauline Adams was born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, to Charles and Hilda York on Sept. 14, 1923. Growing up Pauline enjoyed playing the violin and attended Fitchburg...

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Veteran, Outdoorsman Showed Family the United States

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: October 30, 2019
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Clark Rawson was studying natural science in 1950 at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California, when he was drafted into the Army to serve in the Korean War. He...

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Longtime Staffer Remembers when Veterans' Home Opened

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: October 28, 2019
Category: Maine Veterans' Homes News

Chris Bickford remembers when the first resident walked into the newly built Maine Veterans’ Homes - Augusta in 1983; the Veteran was dressed to the nines in a suit...

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