| Project Leader - Dave Copeman|
Cane Researchers/Artisans - Ed Hak, Fred Turner, Denny Sekrenes, Harold Joseph
Wood Carvers - All over Michigan
2033 Jonathan Dr.
Sterling Hts, MI 48310-2842
Donations of money for materials and shipping are welcomed and needed to continue this program.
Contact Dave Copeman
| The following eligibility requirements apply:|
Michigan Veterans only
All World War 11 Veterans are eligible if they received the World War
11 Victory Medal. Must include a copy of the discharge &
separation papers w/MWCA cane request form.
2. Korean War
Veterans who served in Korea or adjacent waters and awarded the Korean
Service Medal. Must include a copy of the DD 214 discharge papers
w/MWCA cane request form.
3. Vietnam War Veterans who served in
Vietnam or adjacent waters and awarded the Vietnam Service Medal. Must
include a copy of the DD 214 discharge papers w/MWCA cane request form.
Veterans of the War on Terrorism – Post 9-11 to present who have been
awarded a Purple Heart for injuries along w/MWCA cane request form.
will continue to try to use an eagle head from a carver in the general
area that the cane request comes from. We will also honor request from
carvers to use their eagle head on relatives or friends of the carver if
noted with the carving & cane request form.
To date, over 4000 canes have been presented by MWCA.