© 2021 Maine Public
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Military Appreciation: What is Being Done for Current and Veteran Military Mainers


This is a rebroadcast of an earlier show (original air date May 14, 2019); no calls will be taken.  

We discuss the challenges facing veterans and military families, and the support services available, in a state with no active military bases.

Travis Mills, quadruple amputee, veteran and veteran advocate. 

Chaplain Col. Andrew Gibson, JFHQ Chaplain & Deployment Cycle Support, Maine Army National Guard

Paul Tormey (by phone), Bangor Savings Bank senior treasury and payment services officer, served in the U.S. Army as an armorer and training noncommissioned officer with the 415th Military Intel Battalion, deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom

David Richmond (by phone), director, Maine Bureau of Veterans’ Services