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Firearms Instructor, 1986. Anti-terrorism / law enforcement -1983, Distinguished Pistol Shot 1993

my children, teaching marksmanship, sailing, scouting
Newport News, Virginia, USA
Retired Law Enforcement / military


"If I know that I am headed for a fight, I want something larger with more power, preferably crew-served.
However, like most of us, as I go through my daily life, I carry something a bit more compact, with a lot less power."
(unknown 'gun~writer')

Remington 1911 R1 (Back to Basics)
SERPA retention or concealed...

"Those who hammer their guns into plows will plow for those who do not." ~Thomas Jefferson
(Borrowed from "The Perfect Day" by LTC Dave Grossman)