USS INDIANAPOLIS - CA-35
 

WW2IND Amateur radio station






   Her mast stood approximately 130 feet above the water, the 10 battle stars painted on her bow, reminded most of the outstanding
service to our country in time of war. Today the USS Indianapolis is remembered as a memorial located on the scenic north end of the
Indianapolis Indiana downtown canal. This is the place where the survivors from her sinking on July 30, 1945 meet to remember those
tragic days and their fallen shipmates. Survivors attend the annual reunion; ceremony at the CA-35 memorial site supported by family,
friends and military personnel; saying thanks for the freedom the old ship and crew provided through their service.


2014 PEARL HARBOR DAY on the air.
Dec 7th ( Sun)
Ops time: 16-1900Z (09-1400 Local)? .


2014! ...USS Indianapolis CA-35 operated only ( 5 ) hours on 20,17, meters.

 

Overview: 


Visitors:...(250+)to the Radio room exhibit from Terre Haute IN" USA "438th Chem.Co.Party"& Indy Cub Pack #8!.

USS Indy Radio operated (2) ham stations from the USS Indy Memorial; Indiana War Memorial Museum location.
Station 1 -20m; SSB;IC-756P_100 watts,Vertical @ 210ft (36 Q's);USS Kidd,USS Wisconsin .
Station 2- 17m ;SSB;IC-756P_100 watts,W-Wire @ 110 Ft (6 Q's)& USS IOWA

Special thanks to our sponsors and Hams.

Thanks to Barb-KB9BSV for QSL manager duties!


total Q's worked during the event:...(42_ on 20 & 17M )...

Radio Operators:...(7 )+ 0_ NoOps....total Hams.= __7_ total
Chuck,Ed,Dave,Ted& Steve,Larry & Mike
Visiting Hams:

 


PIX from ops day:

PIX are divided into the 2 areas,Vistors & one for the day of operation.(Sun)


Sunday   VISITORS Pix





















































Sunday    (_36Qs)on 20m at station #1 IC756Pro/vertical Antenna
and STATION-2:(6 q's)on 17m at Station 2, IC756P3,100w,west wire ant.

  Ham Operator Pix
















Thanks to those who helped make our On the AIR EVENT successful:!!!

 

Submitted By;

Chuck Crist -W9IH

Coordinator

USS INDY OTA event.  2014



Under Construction!Last Update: 10 Dec 2014
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