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I'm 71 years old, I was born in Canada and moved to the USA
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I have worked in the UK for about 10 years, then USA for 6
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I am an American Citizen and have been a resident in USA
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I have worked in US years and paid social security period. I
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I immigrated to Canada in 1954 from UK. I worked Bridge
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I have worked for GMC Truck and coach in Pontiac Michigan from
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