Hello from the Great Northwest

Hello from the Great Northwest

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    Hello from the Great Northwest

    Born in Portland, OR, raised in the San Francisco East Bay area, CA.
    U.S. Army Oct '62-Jun 1970, only overseas assignment was 'Nam.

    First and absolutely best Army assignment was as a Missile Crewman on the then basicly residential Vashon Island, WA in the Nike Hercules Air Defense System. Being there was what convinced us we had to wind up in Washington State, which we did in 1981.

    I am a widowed, early retired father of two grown daughters and grandfather of five.

    My CCW is a Glock 27.

    That's about it, and this is probably the longest post I'll ever make.

    Looks like a great forum and I'm very happy to be here.

    Jay P

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    Welcome from Redmond!

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    Welcome from Pennsylvania. And thank you Jay for your service.

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    Thank you. This is probably the most well-mannered forum I've come across. I'm looking forward to learning from here, and will glad to offer what little I can.

    Jay P.

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    Greetings Jay - from PA



    Thank you for your service
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    Hello from the Bluegrass.
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    Welcome from Rocky Top Tennessee
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    Welcome to the forum.
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    Welcome from SE Missouri.

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    Welcome from Alabama, Jay.
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    Cool Welcome from southern Louisiana!

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    Welcome to the forum...glad you could join us.
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    Welcome from Washington State. Along the SKY.

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    Welcome...

    from Central Florida!

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