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Radio Technical Officers





Chapter 1: The Early Years

Chapter 2: The Training School

Chapter 3: Equipment Installation Records

Chapter 4: The 'Techs' in Antarctica

Chapter 5: The 'Techs' Tell Their Stories

Appendix 1: 'Techs' Roll Call

Appendix 2: Trainee Intakes

Appendix 3: 'Techs' Who Have Served in the Antarctic Region

Appendix 4: Summary of Major Installation Projects

Appendix 5: Summary of Major Equipment Variously Installed at Sites and Maintained by Radio Technical Officers


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Observers (Radio) Course No 13, 1961, at Bowes Avenue, Niddrie, Victoria. Left to right, John MacDermott, Trevor Donald, Joe Grey, Jannes Keuken (crouching) Ray Clarke, Jack Byrne. (Photograph courtesy of Trevor Donald)

  Observers (Radio) Course No. 13

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Observers (Radio) Course No 1, 1949. Left to right standing, Jack Jolly, Neville Franks, Neville McLeod; sitting, Les Williams, Dick Cohen, Max Hylton, Tom McGrath. (Photograph courtesy of Neville McLeod)

  Observers (Radio) Course No. 1

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Technician-in-training 71-4, 1971. Left to right standing, Kim Briggs, Andy Alkemadem Laurie Porter, Chris Lord; sitting, Steve CourbÍt, Bernie Keogh, Russell Brook, Bob Lazdins.

  Technician-in-training 71-4

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