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1966: Gary L. Whisler served in Botswana in Mochudi beginning in 1966
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Gary L. Whisler can be contacted at nkoko12aaoldcom
Country of Service: Botswana
Training Group: Syracuse 1966
Cities you served in: Mochudi
Arrival Year: December, 1966
Departure Year: December, 1969
Math Teacher at Molefi Secondary School
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Married a Motswana in 1969 named M. Baba Molefhe from Mochudi. Returned to Botswana to teach at Molefi in 1972 and returned back to the States in 1979. We have 3 grown children. 2 sons a daughter. 4 grand children from our oldest son Matt. I am back teaching in a High schoo in York County, PA.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
We have returned to Botswana in 2000 and my wife has been back several times to visit her mother and family.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
We would like to hear from James Licke, Dwayne Taylor and John Knapp.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
We are planning another trip to Botswana in 2006 for Botswana' 40th independence.
Originally posted: January 8, 2006
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