Tony Laurence, G3GGI – 19 April 2018

| March 3, 2023

As a young lad Tony had an obsession with radio communication. He attended The Wireless College in Colwyn Bay, then joined the Signals Corps.

While in the Signals he was stationed in Austria at Thalerhof Airfield, Graz, where he monitored and intercepted post war Russian transmissions. Next he spent some time as Radio Officer on the cable laying ship, John W Mackay, working between the U.K. and USA.

Our Father then spent the rest of his life as a very talented jazz pianist, playing in all the top night clubs in London including, George Raft’s Colony Club, Talk of the Town and Embassy Club.

Later in life he embraced the computer age , having a complete understanding of the intricacies and workings of the internet.

Chris Laurence (Tony’s Son).

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