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1965: John R. Eggers served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Uruguay in Montevideo beginning in 1965
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer John R. Eggers can be contacted at envisionapaulbunyandnet
Country of Service: Uruguay
Training Group: Basketball
Cities you served in: Montevideo
Arrival Year: 1965
Departure Year: 1967
Coached basketball in four different sports clubs; taught at Uruguayan-American school; conducted clinics in the interior.
Other Countries you served in, Training Group Name Arrival Year, Departure Year, Work Description:
Purerto Rico: summer of 1965; worked in a YMCA in Ensenada
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
2005 - writer
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
They were the best of times.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Would like to hear from any volunteers who served in Uruguay from 1965-1967.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
I returned to Uruguay in 2005 along with former volunteers: my wife Kathy Piwinski, Jim Loustalot, Chris Wiles, Gene Skowronski and Jere Smith. We had a great time.
Originally posted: April 21, 2007
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