MVH Augusta

The first of six Maine Veterans’ Homes, our location is rich in culture and history. Our home is located just a mile from historic downtown Augusta, and neighbors a natural wetland home to waterfowl, deer and other wildlife.

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Arnold Howe | MVH Augusta Veteran Stories | U.S. Army

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: February 08, 2019
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Arnold Howe, Sr., was born in October 1922 in Portland, Maine, the second oldest child of Charles and Ethel Howe.  Arnold had four brothers (Robert, Charles, Ernest,...

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Napoleon Roy | MVH Augusta Veteran Stories | U.S.M.C. | 1942-1945

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: December 11, 2018
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Napoleon Joseph Roy was born on April 1924 to Paul and Aglae Roy.  “Nap” as his friends call him, was named after his father, who was also named Napoleon.  However,...

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Frederick Douglass | MVH Augusta Veteran Stories | U.S. Army | 1944 - 1946

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: November 26, 2018
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Frederick Douglass was born in December of 1925, in Dover, New Hampshire, to Frederick Douglass Sr. and Minnie Douglass. When he was a child, his family moved to...

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Elmer D. Eaton | MVH Augusta Veteran of the Month | USMC | 1944 - 1946

Author: MVH Augusta
Posted: August 09, 2018
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Elmer D. Eaton, Jr., was born in January 1926, to Elmer and Edith Eaton in Litchfield, Maine.  The first of four children, Elmer was followed by Otis, Frances,...

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