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November 7, 2013
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Two worlds: Army veteran and NHP trooper

For 20 years, Joe Winchester served his country as a military policeman in the U.S. Army, spending more than half his time in Germany. For the last 20 years, Winchester served the state as a Nevada Highway Patrol trooper by protecting people and lives of those he came in contact. A southern California native, Winchester enlisted immediately after graduating from high school in 1972. By August, he left for basic and advanced training during the waning days of the Vietnam War. It was the experience Winchester gained, however, from being a military policeman that eventually led him to become a …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Nov 8, 2013 12:28PM Published Nov 7, 2013 06:35PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.