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Keith Pollard, G4KGP, 28th July 2017

| November 8, 2017
Keith Pollard, G4KGP, 28th July 2017

Keith Pollard, G4KGP  died suddenly on Friday the 28th of July 2017, shortly after the club net. Keith was a long-term member of the RSGB, a contributor to RadCom and everybody’s ‘go-to’ Elmer for anything electronic. Keith was a member of the club at British Aerospace in Hatfield, an honorary member of the Welwyn Hatfield […]

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Beverley Moorecroft, G4UDY, 1st August 2017

| November 8, 2017

Beverley Moorecroft, G4UDY, passed away peacefully on the 1st of August 2017. Bev was a Royal Marine of 34 years Service and a Corps Shot, an avid amateur radio enthusiast, a husband, father and grandad. Loved and respected by many.

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Donald Graham Hardcastle, G3DGH, 10th August 2017

| November 8, 2017

Donald Graham Hardcastle G3DGH, passed away quietly in his sleep in Harlingen, Texas, USA on Thursday the 10th of August, 2017. He was 96 years old. Donald was born on the 26th of February, 1921 in Rochdale, England to Harold and Kathleen Hardcastle. Don had a fascination with then-new radio technology, obtaining his ham radio […]

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George Burt, GM3OXX, 20th September 2017

| November 8, 2017

George Burt, GM3OXX passed away on the 20th September 2017. Many people will have heard of George as he was infamous with regard to the skills of QRP. His radio building skills were second to none. George once displayed his fine homebrew kit at a meeting and you would have thought it had all been commercially […]

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Ian Fraser, GM8MHU, 2nd August 2017

| November 8, 2017
Ian Fraser, GM8MHU, 2nd August 2017

Aberdeen Amateur Radio Society President Ian Fraser, GM8MHU passed away on the 2nd August 2017 after a long illness. Ian will be much missed by all club members and the wider amateur radio community. He was a tireless worker and promoter for Aberdeen ARS and had been its longest serving president. In addition to being […]

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Ian Jaffray, ZS1IAJ / ZS5NO

| November 8, 2017

Ian Jaffray, ZS1IAJ / ZS5NO passed away in his 79th year. He lived in the Village of Napier in the Southern Cape, South Africa and was active on the air in EME. Ian was formerly from Tanganyika, where he was known as a motor rally champ in a Light green Peugeot 404 with the number 26. […]

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