BANGOR, Maine — The public is invited to attend a Walking Stick Ceremony at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 1, at Cole Land Transportation Museum, 405 Perry Road. Some 100 members of the 101st Air Refueling Wing, Maine Air National Guard, will receive walking sticks from the museum for service during the Global War on Terror.
Brig. Gen. James D. Campbell will honor World War II combat veteran Galen Cole for lifelong service to veterans, including the museum’s Walking Stick Program, which has given approximately 9,000 Maine-made maple walking sticks to veterans of WWII, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the Global War on Terror.
The Old Town High School Band will play during the ceremony.