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My name is and my QTH is located near Jersey, VA  at N 38º 12’ 09" W 77º 08’ 30"

1967 SWL
Digging out a weak one as an SWL in 1967.
About a year before I passed my Novice exam.
Soviet Union QSL from 1965 was one of my first
One of my first QSL Cards as was from Radio Moscow.

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WOL Alumni Association Pin
20 Years at the White Oak Lab

35 Years of service in the DOD
35 year Federal employee

Submariner Card
Submariner Card


Retired from DOD with +38 years of service in 2011

Member of ARRL for over 40 years
40 Year ARRL member


I mostly chase DX on CW with 100 watts and some dipoles hung in the trees. Some QRP operation with various kits. Occasionally I can be found on *.070 dabbling with PSK-31, or hanging around *.058 looking for other FISTS members.

ARRL CW Sweepstakes pins FISTS Badge
FISTS #4285

Skywarn Badge Quarter Century Wireless Association - 40 yearpin
QCWA 40 Year Pin

1000 miles per watt award

Previously Held Calls and Old QTHs:  KU4F, AA3O, WA3LFU, WN3LFU (First Licensed 1968).

XYL is Kay, N4KUP and she can be contacted by or check out her Home Page

Seth, N3MRA via or check out Seth's Home Page
James, K4JEP via

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ARRL Life Member

Shooting & Firearms
NRA Patron Life Member


ZN-5A Iambic Key built by K3ZN


N4ST viewing the final launch of the Space Shuttle Discovery
Me viewing the final launch of the Space Shuttle Discovery


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