GUESTBOOK ARCHIVE 06

 
Name. :   Jack Gardner
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Nov 58 to Nov 59
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   Worked with 20 Fd Sqn RE on construction of Aeon airfield and resurfacing of Main airfield. Good to see there is an interest in the area.
EMail address. :   anthony.gardner4@btopenworld.com
 
Name. :   John Curtis
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Nov59 - Nov60
Service if applicable. :   RAF(11District)
Please enter your comments here, :   I am going back to the Island in Dec 2002. Has anyone else been back and if so did you have any problems?.
EMail address. :   john_curtis@lineone.net
 
Name. :   Mick Griffiths
Dates on Christmas Island. :   July 56 to April 57
Service if applicable. :   28 Field Engineer Regt
Please enter your comments here, :   Great web site. Nice to see photos of the island. Would like to make contact any members of RHQ Troop. John O'Shea, Bernie Twort, Joe Tweddle, John Oliver and anyone else who remembers me. Best wishes to all who served on Christmas Island. Mick Griffi
EMail address. :   mgriffi508@aol.com
 
Name. :   Bryan Usher
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958/9
Service if applicable. :   Royal Marines
Please enter your comments here, :   I was stationed on CI for four of the Grapple Tests. I was based at the port. Is your site keeping up to date?. I tried to make contact on msn, but with no success, but I finally made it through Google. I will try and rake some photos together and send t
EMail address. :   usher66@msn.com
 
Name. :   Colin Jenner
Dates on Christmas Island. :   
Service if applicable. :   
Please enter your comments here, :   I am web manager for www.bntva.com whose father serviced the aircraft in Grapple 1,2,3 on Christmas Island. Thanks for the *excellent* website and I would like to invite all comers to www.bntva.com
EMail address. :   webmanager@bntva.com
 
Name. :   Maurice Prickett
Dates on Christmas Island. :   20/7/57-18/2/58
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   Very interesting site, I was in 37fld;sqn;RE.at main camp and worked at X site installing power supplies for the Radar. Saw just the one bomb on 8/11/57,what a firework.
EMail address. :   moss.paul-denham@bushinternet.com
 
Name. :   Tom Graham
Dates on Christmas Island. :   N/A
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   I have a link from my website to yours already and popped in for a visit. This site is 1st class and a pleasure to visit. I'd like to wish you and all the C.I. lads all the very best. Yours Aye, Tom. Webmaster: http://www.homestead.com/juniorleadersre/hom
EMail address. :   mantsg@hotmail.com
 
Name. :   Ernist Dobson
Dates on Christmas Island. :   195? (57/58?)
Service if applicable. :   Something to do with Comms
Please enter your comments here, :   Just wondering if anyone new my Dad (Ernist / Earnie). He was at Christmas Island in the 50's working on the radio. Thought it would be nice to be able to put him in contact with some old friends.
EMail address. :   glyn.dobson@t-online.de
 
Name. :   Bill Neale
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958 to 1959
Service if applicable. :   Royal Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   I served at the Port of London at first in the luxurious tents and later in the accommodation block. I shared a cabin with Mick Sabine and enjoyed some exploits among which was the manta ray hunt with Ginger Chamberlain and others in a very small dory. Gr
EMail address. :   WllmNeale@aol.com
 
Name. :   George Adam
Dates on Christmas Island. :   21st Feb 62 to 10th Aug 62
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   I worked in the RE Headquarters at Main Camp. I've a bad memory for names but two I remember are Col Goodship and Major Francis. I have quite a number of other names from different services. My mate put me onto this site and I think it's the number one.
EMail address. :   george.adam@pendle.gov.uk
 
Name. :   John Carr
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957
Service if applicable. :   Fleet Air Arm
Please enter your comments here, :   Served on HMS Warrior, would like to talk to anyone who served on same. Very good site. Keep it up
EMail address. :   jcarr&warrior57.fsnet.co.uk
 
Name. :   Ray Stainer
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957 - 1958
Service if applicable. :   R.A.F. Technician / Radar Installation and Maintenance at Control Tower
Please enter your comments here, :   Unbelievable memories come flooding back from the greatest experience of my life. My nine grandchildren will be proud to show what their grandfather was doing on his 21st Birthday. I would appreciate contact with anyone who knew me there.
EMail address. :   ray@stainerr.freeserve.co.uk
 
Name. :   Jim Wright
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957
Service if applicable. :   Royal Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   Served on H.M.S. COOK. (survey ship) which attended operation grapple. I found your excellent site through a link on the British Nuclear Test Veterans website www.bntva.com Recommend all to visit that site.
EMail address. :   jamgold@origin.net.au
 
Name. :   Tony Bugbird
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1956 1957
Service if applicable. :   28 Fld Eng Regt RE.
Please enter your comments here, :   There is a lot more to do before it is too late.
EMail address. :   bugbird@merrow.demon.co.uk
 
Name. :   JOHN DARNELL
Dates on Christmas Island. :   25/2/58 to 1/2/59
Service if applicable. :   R E ME
Please enter your comments here, :   I was with No 2 Special Engineer Regiment Workshop in the electrical Section. Health hazard was not thought about then. It was an experience and enjoyed as such. I would like to contact my friends I served with.
EMail address. :   joro.d@ntlworld.com
 
Name. :   L.R. Day
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1962 Series
Service if applicable. :   US Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   Onboard USS Munsee (ATF-107) Turn on the raft lights and run like H***
EMail address. :   showme40@aol.com
 
Name. :   Edward Bagnall
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958-1959
Service if applicable. :   Maitenance Command
Please enter your comments here, :   I am trying to find anyone who was on Christmas island who knew my dad (Ted). He is 65 in December and i would love for him to meet up with old raf friends. My Dad has a photo of the 'mushroom' from one of the bombs and also some photos of the 'pistol club'a
EMail address. :   lee.griffiths5@btopenworld.com
 
Name. :   David Small
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Jan '57 - Oct '57
Service if applicable. :   R.A.F. (P.O.L..) Stores
Please enter your comments here, :   Very Good Website. If anyone remembers me, please get in touch. Tent "Heartbreak Hotel"
EMail address. :   davejharley@aol.com
 
Name. :   Dennis Wren
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958-59
Service if applicable. :   RAF Crash Crew
Please enter your comments here, :   Looking for anyone who remembers me on the Island.
EMail address. :   wendy.wren@virgin.net
 
Name. :   Noel Antliff
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957/58
Service if applicable. :   Royal Sigs
Please enter your comments here, :   Brilliant site. No Mention of Air Formation detachment. How about some more signallers writing in?
EMail address. :   noel.antliff@btinternet.com