GenSan Chris

We Met our Granddaughter and she is a lady now! Great Event in our Family Life!

By GenSan Chris | March 31, 2017 | 2

In 1990 or so, our youngest son Niel was courting a young English Girl, Larisa, she was Blond and Beautiful but both were very young in fact too young at the time! Needless to say, she became pregnant so they got married and planned to live happily ever after with their new baby girl, Annaleigh! I helped them with the deposit on a nice house and all seemed well for them but as the bills…

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A New Adventure at the LTO in order to Re Register My Car!

By GenSan Chris | February 17, 2017 | 9

And it came to pass, once again that February is the month when my Starex Van is required to get the new registration it requires in order to be legal for the next 12 months! It has always been a very easy process as I have an helper but a while ago on a routine traffic stop the officer who inspected my documents noticed that the color on the registration was silver while the color…

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After the Army My Journey Continues

By GenSan Chris | December 29, 2016 | 8

Having left the army I was lucky and was employed very quickly and within one month of my discharge I was in Nigeria on my first Civilian Job! I was a lot different as there was no morning parades, duties and orders to read. I liked my job from the beginning as I was given the use of a Land Rover and my duties were all out in small villages in the Bush. After a…

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The Christmas Fortunes

By GenSan Chris | December 22, 2016 | 16

In the past I have mentioned Treasure Hunters, Scammers and people just too stupid to be true, well, once again such people are on the circuit promising to make people so rich that it cannot be true! Out of date foreign currencies are up for grabs as people do not really know the true value of such money! The Iraq Dinar is well wanted even though, if you Google it the first thing you get…

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1978

By GenSan Chris | December 15, 2016 | 4

On the 10th January 1977, a Sunday, I went to bed about 10 pm and was reading a novel when I opened a new pack of cigarettes, Capstan Full Strength, without filter tips and was reading and enjoying the smoke! at around 3 pm while I was still reading, I opened a second pack of cigarettes and lit up the first one! About half way down the cigarette I paused and thought of how many…

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Back to England for a while…

By GenSan Chris | December 8, 2016 | 6

After my tour in Belize, I returned to Ripon in Yorkshire which was my home base but as usual I did not stay there too long! After a couple of months, I was sent back to the Royal School of Military Engineering in Brompton Barracks Chatham, Kent where I was to join my A1 Water Well Driller Course! I was very happy with this as it was the top course of my trade training but…

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