New old guy - Washington State

New old guy - Washington State

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    New old guy - Washington State

    Hello everyone from Washington State

    Been carrying professionally since 1982. U.S. Air Force Security Police, Corrections Deputy, Nuclear Security, then Corrections Deputy again.
    Concealed carry for over 25 years.

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    Hey, I was just about to log off when I saw your post. Welcome aboard. It's good to see another shooter from our corner of the world.
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    Welcome from Utah. Thank you for your service.
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    Welcome from Wisconsin, Doug!
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    Welcome from Southern Utah.
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    Welcome. Please pull up a stump and get comfortable. You walked similar ground to a bunch of folks here, and likely have a lot you can share with us newer carriers.
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    Welcome from Savannah
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    Welcome from another new member. These guys and gals have been great to me (at least so far).
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    Welcome from S. FL, formerly of Spokane, WA (twice). Enjoy the site. I don't consider west of the Cascades as the "real" WA.
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    Hello from Columbus Ohio
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    Welcome to Defensive Carry from a fellow Washingtonian in Olympia; in the Great Pacific Northwest!
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