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1974: Douglas Rife served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Iran in Shamsabad, Tehran beginning in 1974
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Douglas Rife can be contacted at DRifeaDougRifedcom
Country of Service: Iran
Training Group: Vocational Education
Cities you served in: Shamsabad, Tehran
Arrival Year: 1974
Departure Year: 1976
Diesel & auto mechanics, drafting at Amuzeshgah Herfei, Shamsabad (year 1); Workshops Supervisor, Queen's Project School, Evin, Tehran (year 2)
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Married Assyrian Iranian while in Iran post-Peace Corps. Evacuated February 1979 after fall of Shah and return of Khomeni.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Peace Corps was one of most significant events in my life.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
John Pugh, the Barrets, the Spurlocks, the Winters, and others from our 1974 group.
Originally posted: January 10, 2007
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Peace Corps Iran; Directory of Iran RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Iran RPCVs; Peace Corps Annual Report: 1974