I remember working Curtis LeMay from
his Stratocruiser command post on 20 Meters. We were part of the 25th Air
Division and were one of three isolated Early Warning Radar sites on the
Pine Tree line.
I had always been interested in radio
and they needed someone to operate the station. I studied and passed
my Conditional administered by our CO and NCOIC of Communications.
Received the Callsign...original by the way....W7AZO. I was
discharged in Feb 1956 and returned to Michigan where I became K8BTH which
I still am today. This August will be my 50th year as a amateur
It gave me a since of helping and
bringing good news to so many people whom I never met but new I had had
some effect on. I still shudder when I hear my callsign on an amateur
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