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    Smile howdy everyone.

    well,a little introduction about myself would be great ,i guess,lol.so,i'm french but not firefighter.my relatives are volunteer firefighters here and i'm very interested in firefighting.

    i read firehouse magazine since 2003,great magazine,with many great articles.i learnt a lot from this magazine.

    i hope to learn more on this forum,and i'm sure,i will.

    have a great day everyone.


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    Hi, welcome from Queensland, Australia

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    Hello from a Texas guy.

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    Welcome from Ontario Canada
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    Hello from Indiana and welcome to the forum. Glad you have joined us here.



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    thanks for the welcome,i can add something:i'm 32 years old,female and my english is just a "go between" american firefighters and french firefighters.

    i use what i learnt on the forums to translate it to my relatives who are volunteer in france.

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    What are firefighters called in France???

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    firefighters=sapeur pompiers in french.yes,it is a coumpound word,french is a difficult language to learn.

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    welcome from Florida
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    Quote Originally Posted by captstanm1 View Post
    welcome from Florida
    Florida,great.i went there many years ago,visited orlando and many other places such as:the keys(aweee,the keys).i went to Lakeland,visited the main fire station,the firechief was so cool.he had a very large office and some candies for french ladies,lol.

    more seriously,i like florida.
    "sauver ou périr"

    "courage et dévouement"

    2 french mottoes in french fire service.

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    welcome to the forums from Syracuse,NY

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    let me say that I love France. I have traveled throught most of the country from Nice to Chamonix, from Paris to Aix and Normandy. Welcome.

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    Quote Originally Posted by malana1 View Post
    let me say that I love France. I have traveled throught most of the country from Nice to Chamonix, from Paris to Aix and Normandy. Welcome.

    i'm about 6 hours drive from Nice,(french riviera).i live near Lyon,second greatest city in France,after Paris,of course.
    "sauver ou périr"

    "courage et dévouement"

    2 french mottoes in french fire service.

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    Quote Originally Posted by frenchfireball View Post
    i'm about 6 hours drive from Nice,(french riviera).i live near Lyon,second greatest city in France,after Paris,of course.
    been there

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    Quote Originally Posted by malana1 View Post
    been there
    did you like this city,Lyon?
    "sauver ou périr"

    "courage et dévouement"

    2 french mottoes in french fire service.

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