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Leo Hunter – K9GDI – SK

Leo Hunter, K9GDI. became a silent Key on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Leo was 99 years old.

Wally Byam Caravan Club International (WBCCI) President Jim Cocke, N5RTG, said:

We are sorry to hear of Leo’s passing. His was always the good strong response and he had great ears. We enjoyed knowing Leo these many years, always enjoyed visiting with him.  Didn’t matter where we saw him, in Quartzsite AZ or SKP park in Bushnell FL or in between. What a nice friend and a great Amateur Radio man. We’ll miss him.

Leo Hunter, K9GDI

Leo’s big signal and his voice will be missed on the RV Service Nets.

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Updated  4 October 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

October 04 2017 | Nets and News and SK | Comments Off on Leo Hunter – K9GDI – SK

Bill Wild (N4WLW) named SK Manager

Bill Wild (N4WLW) accepted the appointed position of SK Manager for the RV Service Nets and for the Amateur Radio Club of the Wally Byam Caravan Club, International.

Bill, N4WLW

Please contact Bill if you learn that any of our RV Service Net members become silent keys.

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Updated  12 September 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

July 31 2017 | News and SK | Comments Off on Bill Wild (N4WLW) named SK Manager

W9WAG – Robert “Wag” Wagnon – SK

John (W4CCQ) reports that Robert “Wag” Wagnon (W9WAG) became a silent key on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Wag, W9WAG

Former ARC/WBCCI President John Green (W9CJX) talked to Jo, Wag’s wife, to express the Club’s undying gratitude to Wag for his service to the Club and to the Wally Byam Caravan Club International. Wag served as treasurer for the Amateur Radio Club of the Wally Byam Caravan Club International’s (WBCCI). He also served as the International President of the WBCCI.

Col. Wagnon’s (U.S. Army, retired) obituary may be found at:

http://www.prokofuneralhome.com/book-of-memories/2957822/Wagnon-Robert/obituary.php

Wag was in Wisconsin when he passed away.

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Updated  9 June 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

June 08 2017 | News and SK | Comments Off on W9WAG – Robert “Wag” Wagnon – SK

Our condolences to Mike Bowen, W4CYJ

We are sad to report that Mike Bowen’s wife passed away this morning.

Mike is a former net control operator of the 40 Meter Eastern/Central RV Service Net.

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posted 21 February 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

February 21 2017 | News and SK | Comments Off on Our condolences to Mike Bowen, W4CYJ

Our Condolences to Bruce Fried, K5YXN

We are sad to report that Bruce Fried’s wife passed away earlier today

Bruce (K5YXN) is the current president of the WBCCI Amateur Radio Club, which sponsors the RV Service Nets.

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posted 21 January 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

January 21 2017 | News and SK | Comments Off on Our Condolences to Bruce Fried, K5YXN

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