Comments for: Bangor man ends 40-year run remembering the USS Maine

Posted Feb. 15, 2010, at 8:15 p.m.

BANGOR | Forty years ago, World War II veteran and Bangor native Paul Colburn had an idea to place a lone wreath at the base of a monument in Davenport Park.

The monument memorializes the …

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