USS INDIANAPOLIS - CA-35  (USS Indy Radio Room Exhibit)

The CA-35 USS Indianapolis (CA-35) WWII Radio room exhibit & Amateur Radio ops .!
info for :
Indiana Henry Co. Amateur Radio Club visit(NewCastle IN) >>>
Two HF HAM stations on the air @ WW2IND ..40-20- meters with E-Wire & Vertical antennas
(100watts on all radios)

Nov 12th , 2011 (SAT)

Indiana War Memorial museum:

USS Indy Radio Central exhibit....
PIX from .. 12 Nov 2011 (sat) [1PM to 4:30pm]
Also Special event ops for Veterans DAy!

7 Amateur radio operators from the Henry Co.ARC & NewCastle IN ;
toured the Indiana War Memorial museum ,the USS Indy Radio room Exhibit &
operated the WW2IND ham station for 4 hours.
They worked 40-20-meter bands from 2 separte hams stations incorporated into
the USS Indy exhibit. Assisted by Dave-N9KZJ,Matt-W9CKX & Chuck - W9IH;
they made 36 contacts consisting of Phone;  Ops Logs and
During the Ham radio ops.... "Some New Hams tried their hand at HF Phone too!"
Some of their group will be returning to operate the ships event in June 2012..
Hams visiting:
[[40m]:_Gene-K9UOK,Barry-AB9MT, Carl-W9QPB [20m]:_Ben-KC9QEW,Andy-KC9RVO, Robert-W9MKA & Gary-KC9FHE +[40m-CW] Larry-W9CC (demo)& Matt on 10m SSB. Others no Ops;


Ben-KC9QEW(20m) & Andy-KC9RVO(20m)          Barry -AB9MT (40m)

Gene-K9UOK(40m) & Carl-W9QPB(40m)         Gary-KC9FHE & Robert-W9MKA (20m)

Other Ham visitors:

Larry-W9CC (CW) 40m &       Larry & Linda at 40m

W9CC Demo for HCARC hams(CW)40m (8 QS)

Henry Co Ham club toured IWM & USS Indy radio room exhibits

Radiomen Video Interviews run daily (WED-SUN ..9AM-5PM )at
the Indiana War Memorial Museum, USS Indy Radio room exhibit.



Submitted By;

Chuck Crist -W9IH

Coordinator Ham radio operations

WW2IND  Trustee


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