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.


2013 St Patrick DAY on the air.
Mar 17th ( Sun)
Ops time: 15-1900Z (11-1400 Local)Only .


2012! ...USS Indianapolis CA-35 operated only 4 hours on 20,40, meters.

 

Overview: 

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 & W-wire @ 110ft+PA
Station 2- 40m SSB;TenTec-Jupiter_100 watts,E-Wire @ 110 Ft+PA
Station 3- No Ops

Special thanks to our sponsors and Hams.

Thanks to Barb-KB9BSV for QSL manager duties!


total Q's worked during the event:...(10 on 20m & 15 on 40M )...
Visitors:...(12+)to the Radio room exhibit.

Radio Operators:...(9 )+ 2 NoOps....total Hams.= 11 total
Ted-KC9TRV; Dave-N9KZJ; Ed-N9IZN; Tony-AC9EG,
Jeff-N9IZ & Nick N9SJA; Tom-K9XV Chuck-W9IH; & RayM.
Visiting Hams:
[]_ K9RFK-Bill,See PIX Below

 

Misc.:


PIX from ops day:

PIX are divided into the areas, Vistors & operations.


Operation    (10 Qs)on 20m at station #1 IC756Pro/vertical Antenna
   (15 Qs)on 40m at station #2 Jupiter/W-wire Antenna
















  VISITORS Pix




























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

 

Submitted By;

Chuck Crist -W9IH

Coordinator

USS INDY OTA event.  2013



Under Construction!Last Update: 18 Mar 2013
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