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1978: Jim Dickinson served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Nepal in Kathmandu beginning in 1978
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Jim Dickinson can be contacted at jimiddickinsonagmaildcom
Country of Service: Nepal
Training Group: N75
Cities you served in: Kathmandu
Arrival Year: 1978
Departure Year: 1980
I was in the Community Water Supply (CWS) program, constructing gravity-flow water systems in mountain villages.
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Could not find work building gravity-flow water systems in U.S. so I went with Big Oil and now do transportation planning in Houston.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Truly the best and most memorable years of my life. They were hard is certain ways.
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Richard Stratton, Fred Pollack, Bill Joiner, Steve Crabtree.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Did you bring any Khukri rum?
Originally posted: August 8, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1978; Peace Corps Nepal; Directory of Nepal RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Nepal RPCVs
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