May 20, 2019
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George HW Bush joins fellow veterans at Maine pancake breakfast

Office of former President George H.W. Bush via AP | BDN
Office of former President George H.W. Bush via AP | BDN
This photo provided by the office of former President George H.W. Bush, shows Bush posing with veterans during the monthly pancake breakfast at the American Legion Post 159 in Kennebunkport on Saturday. Bush arrived in Kennebunkport about a month after the death of his wife of 73 years, Barbara. Bush has spent part of every summer in Kennebunkport since childhood with the exception of during his service as a naval aviator during World War II.

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine — Former President George H.W. Bush is getting out and meeting veterans in the Maine community where he spends the summers.

On Saturday, the 93-year-old former president attended the monthly pancake breakfast at the American Legion Post 159 in Kennebunkport.

In addition to local veterans, Bush was joined by former National Security Adviser Brent Scowcroft.

Bush arrived in Kennebunkport earlier this month, about a month after the death of his wife of 73 years, Barbara.

Bush has spent part of every summer in Kennebunkport since childhood with the exception of the time he served as a naval aviator during World War II.

Bush served as president from 1989 to 1993.

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