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1973: Patrick Pinkson-Burke served in Afghanistan in Kabul beginning in 1973
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Patrick Pinkson-Burke can be contacted at p2bavalleydnet
Country of Service: Afghanistan
Training Group: 16A
Cities you served in: Kabul
Arrival Year: 1973
Departure Year: 1976
Business Education Teacher at the Kabul University
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Iran (non-peace corps) 1977-78, TEFL
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Married in 1980, 2 daughters Born 1985 and 1986. Live in NH. Work as environmental consultant for small towns in the Northeast, Puerto Rico and USVI--specializing in waste water, drinking water, and solid waste issues.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I enjoyed it very much. I'd like to get in touch with others from that era including Mike Green and Anne Nowrouz.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Believe it or not, I still remember my Farsi. In fact, one of my local friends is a family of refugees from Afghanistan--so I get to practice my Farsi regularly.
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Originally posted: January 11, 2004
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