USS INDIANAPOLIS - CA-35 (USS Indy Radio Room Exhibit)
Indiana War Memorial museum:
USS Indy Radio Central exhibit....
PIX from .. 26 FEB 2011 (sat) [1PM to 4:30pm]
10 Amateur radio operators from the Henry Co.ARC & NewCastle IN ;
toured the Indiana War Memorial museum ,the USS Indy Radio room Exhibit &
operated the WW2IND ham station for 4 hours.
They worked 40-20-17 & 15 meter bands from 3 separte hams stations incorporated into
the USS Indy exhibit. Assisted by Ed-N9IZN, Dave-N9KZJ,Barry-KW9DX &
Chuck - W9IH; they made 48 contacts consisting of Phone; Ops Logs and
Dx'ed into France, Europe & south America...
"Some New Hams tried their hand at HF Phone too!"
Some of their group will be returning to operate the ships event in June 2011..
[[40m]:_Gene-K9UOK,Ben-KC9QEW,Andy-KC9RVO,Bill-N9RHY [20m]:_Bob-WD9GWM,Dave-KB9VZU, [15&17m]:_Barry-AB9MT,Andy-KC9RVO ]
Ben-KC9QEW(40m) & Andy-KC9RVO(15m)
Bob-WD9QWM(20m) & Bill-N9RHY(40m)
Rick & Bob & Dave-KB9VZU(20 meter station)
Barry-AB9MT & Barry-KW9DX(ww2ind) 15 Meter
& Ben-& Andy on 40 meter station "most Qs for the group"
"most Qs for the group"
Henry Co Ham club toured IWM & USS Indy radio room exhibits
Chuck Crist -W9IH
Coordinator Ham radio operations