Hometown Heroes - Survey for Veterans from Gorham, ME

The purpose of Veterans Day is to honor our veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good. Gorham’s Veterans Day celebration will be held on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 10am at the Gorham Middle School.

The purpose of this survey is to honor and make a record of the service of all Veterans from Gorham or Veterans with Gorham ties.

If you are a veteran, please use this survey. (Veterans ONLY please - there is a different survey for the loved ones of veterans).

If you are a loved one of a veteran or veterans, please copy and paste the link below for a survey just for you:


Information gathered will be used to document the contributions of Gorham, Maine veterans of all service branches for generations to come. All questions except for the first two questions are optional.

Thank you for your participation and your service to our country.

* 1. Please provide us with the following information. Thank you.

* 2. What is your connection to Gorham? If you attended Gorham High School, please include year of graduation.

* 3. What inspired you to join the service?

* 4. What was the most rewarding thing about your military service?

* 5. What was the most challenging thing about your military service?

* 6. If you would like to share a specific experience from your service to our nation, please do so here.

* 7. What advice would you give to a young person considering military service?

* 8. Your contact information will be kept separately from the survey information. It will only be used by staff to clarify information or to do such things as extend invitations to veterans' related events.