Maine Veterans who served during a time of combat are eligible for a free Maine Maple Walking Stick, a token of the Cole Museum’s appreciation for their service.
The veteran must come to the museum to get a walking stick.
- Military service in the following era(s):
- WWII: Dec 8 1941—Feb 10 1947
- Korean War: June 1950—July 1954
- Vietnam War: June 1961—August 1974
- Global War on Terrorism: 1990—Present
- The Persian Gulf
- Desert Storm
- Desert Shield
- Somalia, Bosnia, Kosovo
- Afghan War or Enduring Freedom
- Iraqi War or Operation Iraqi Freedom
(The dates covered are the same dates covered by the National Defense Medal)
NOTE: Only one stick per veteran.
Don’t Qualify? – Purchase a walking stick
from Peavey Manufacturing, Route 9, in
Eddington (Phone: 888-244-0955)