MVH Machias

Near the easternmost point of the U.S. proudly stands Maine Veterans’ Home in Machias. Built on the campus of Down East Community Hospital and surrounded by blueberry fields and nature trails, our home provides an active atmosphere for assisted living, memory care and respite care for veterans.

Recent Posts

Navy Veteran Proud to be Descendent of Roger Williams

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: December 23, 2020
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Robert Morris is a true son of New England. Born in Attleboro, Massachusetts, he’s a descendent of Roger Williams, the founder of Rhode Island, and Lucius Garvin, the...

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Veteran Served 23 Years in Navy and Coast Guard

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: November 17, 2020

Ronald P. Hall Sr., the youngest of five siblings, grew up in Eastport, Maine, the easternmost town in the United States. From a young age, Ron fished the coastal...

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WWII Veteran Worked in Farming, Lumber and Boat Building Businesses

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: October 20, 2020
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Ira Hallowell was born in Thomaston, Maine, but he and his three siblings grew up in the southern part of the state in Portland, where their father worked on a...

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Veteran Helps Found Maine Ski Area

Author: MVH Machias
Posted: September 19, 2020
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Claude Morrill Scribner grew up in Topsfield, one of five siblings: Jackie, Maude, Richard and Roland. His father, Harry, was a World War I Veteran and passed away...

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