Radschool Association Magazine - Vol 31

Page 3

Privacy Policy  |  Editorial Policy  |  Join the Association  |  List of Members  |  Contact us  |  Index  |  Links  |  Print this page

 

Page 3 Girl.

 

 

Our Page 3 girl this issue is the delightful Mal Dicker, who, back at Radchool, we knew as Mal Cornwell. Surely that was only a few short years ago - where has the time gone??

 

 

Malvene Dicker

 

Mal is now living and enjoying life on the Gold Coast.

 

 

1AD Installation Team.

Malaysia – 1971

 

These blokes were at Butterworth in 1971. They were the 1 AD Telegraphy Engineering Flight of Telecommunications Installation and Maintenance Squadron and were the installation team posted in to build a new Communications Centre at Butterworth. 

 

1AD bods Butterworth

L-R:  Newton Klaebe, Ian Hughes, Norm Ellis, Tom Andrews, Brenden (Murf) Isbister, Mick Lawson, Graham (Stretch) Blowes (dec), Mick Armstrong, Col Knowles RADO HQSC, Paul (J.I.P) Wright RADO TEF TIMS, Al White.

Missing: Flight Sgt Jackson Greer and Flight Sgt Roy Smeaton. 

 

ELECTION RESULTS:
When you rearrange the letters: 
LIES - LET'S RECOUNT

 

 

2 OCU.

 

John Scott was going through some old photos and found the one below. He thinks it was taken either in 1974 or 1975. John’s memory is no better than most of ours, he’s forgotten a bunch of names, if you can help and fill in a few of the blanks – he would surely appreciate it.

 

2OCU Radio.

Back Row L-R:   Greg Jones,??, ??, Col Sanders, Steve Bognar, ??, Noel Brumley, John Scott
Middle Row L-R:   ??, John Blair, Terry Thurn, Ron Green, ??, Roy Ferguson
Front Row L-R:   ??, Lance Warren,  Geoff Scmidt,  Blue Gilmore,  Bob Saxton, ??

 

 

Brooky Girls – 1963

 

Brooky Girls - 1963

 

We don’t have any information on this photo, except that it was taken at the Resort back in 1963 – can anyone help???

 

 

 

Caru girls – 1969.

 

Caru Girls - 1969

We don’t have any names here either – can anyone help???

 

SLOT MACHINES:
When you rearrange the letters: 
CASH LOST IN ME

 

Ballarat Armed Guard, 1958

 

 

 

 

We don’t know a lot about this photo either, except it was taken during the 1958 Begonia Festival in Ballarat and we think the armed and ever vigilant lads are trainee sigs aircrew.

 

Does anyone know anything about it??

 

 

6 Telsop Course, 1960.

 

6 Tels Op Course, 1960.

Back Row, L-R:   Grace Hutchinson, Eve Hayes, Jan Ridgeway, Marilyn Patterson,

Front Row, L-R:  Val Berry, Jan Howarth, Marg Cooper

 

Day light saving philosophy

 

 

486 Maintenance Radio Section.

Keith Beardsmore sent us this photo (below) which he says was taken back in 1961 or 1962.

 

486 Mntce Squadron, Radio

Standing, L-R:  Neil Campbell, Barry Brailey, Ken McDonald, Noel Hatfield, Cal Sweeney, Errol Brannigan, Keith Beardsmore, Ray Milligan, Jim Ryle, Mick Warrick.
Seated L-R:  Jim or Jumbo Hurn, Des Cooney and Trevor Hill.

 

Keith Beardsmore, 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Keith Beardsmore today (left), fit and well at his home in Brisbane.

 

 

DORMITORY:
When you rearrange the letters:
DIRTY ROOM

 

Clarry Kitzelmann, Phil Greggor and Harry Seymour, Glenbrook, August .1964

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clarry Kitzelmann, Phil Greggor and Harry Seymour.

 

Glenbrook, August. 1964

 

 

Harry Seymore

 

 

 

 

 

Harry Seymour,

Penrith.

 

August 1964

 

 

A woman in a grocery store notices a grandfather and his poorly behaving 3 year-old grandson. It's obvious to her that Gramps has his hands full with the child screaming for lollies in the lolly candy aisle, same for fruit, cereal and soft drink in their respective aisles. Meanwhile, Gramps is working his way around, saying in a controlled voice "Easy, Albert, We won't be long -- easy, boy." Another outburst, and she hears Gramps calmly say, "It's okay, Albert, just a couple more Minutes and we'll be out of here. Hang in here, boy." At the checkout, the little terror is throwing items out of the cart, and Gramps again in a controlled voice says, "Albert, Albert, relax buddy, don't get upset. We'll be home in five minutes; stay cool, Albert." Very impressed, the woman goes outside where Gramps is loading his groceries and the boy into the car. "You know, sir, it's none of my business, but you were amazing in there. I don't know how you did it. That whole time, you kept your composure, and no matter how loud and disruptive he got, you just calmly kept saying things would be okay. Albert is very Lucky to have you as his grandpa." "Thanks, lady," said Gramps, but "I'm Albert -- the little bugger’s name is Steve."

 

 

Brookvale - 1963

Brookvale living area, around 1963.

 

THE MORSE CODE:
When you rearrange the letters: 
HERE COME DOTS

 

Brookvale Drive In

Brooky drive in – next to the Manly resort. 1963.

 

 

Two mature and well trained RAAF Aircraft Mntce blokes.

 

Peter Natoli and Bob Hodson

Peter Natoli (top - sumpie) and Bob Hodgson (instruments) somewhere near Wagga back in 1970.

 

 

A couple more.

 

John Donohue and "Perko"

John Donohue (Instruments) (left) and John “Perko” Perkins, (Equipo) somewhere on the Olympic Way.

 

GEORGE BUSH:
When you rearrange the letters: 
HE BUGS GORE

 

 

 

Back     Go to page:  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20     Forward