Serving our country as an expert in the care and support of the “big planes”

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: April 05, 2022
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Widd Colby was born in Upton, Maine, and grew up on a farm on Rumford Point with his brother and sister. He attended Rumford Point Elementary School and Stevens High...

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A sailor who saw the world and built the future for others

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: January 25, 2022
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Michael Kern Fournier was born in Farmington, ME, attending primary school and junior high school. His family later moved to South Portland, where Mike graduated from...

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A caring steward of his family, church, and community

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: December 01, 2021
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

William “Bill” Garnett was born on January 28, 1929, in Jonesport, Maine. One of nine children born to Helen and Clarence Garnett, Bill had four brothers and four...

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A Radio Operator Who Lived Off the Land

Author: Maine Veterans' Homes
Posted: November 09, 2021
Category: Maine Veterans of the Month

Stephen Geneseo grew up in Milford, MA, on a farm with his two brothers, Louis “Red” and Gerald. Stephen sadly lost his father when he was just five years old. The boys...

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