About: Michael Sawyer

Michael Sawyer grew up in downtown Puyallup, approximately 40 miles south of Seattle. He was hired out with Burlington Northern in August 1978 right after high school. Michael also attended the US Naval Schools of Photography in Pensacola, Fla., graduating in August 1984. He was a naval photographer for six years and left the railroad on April 1, 2020. He is a Trains.com contributor and volunteers once or twice a month at the Pacific Northwest Railway Archives (PNRA).

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