GUESTBOOK ARCHIVE 10

 
Name. :   Kevin Conroy
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Dec 1958 to Dec 1959
Service if applicable. :   Sapper 24 Fd Sqn RE
Please enter your comments here, :   A great site Peter, brings back many happy memories,but sadly lacking any comments from other sappers there during my time, maybe later perhaps? Keep up the good work.
EMail address. :   kevin.con@virgin.net
 
Name. :   JOHN GORDON
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958
Service if applicable. :   BALLOON UNIT
Please enter your comments here, :   I WAS IN TBU ON XMAS ISLAND IN 1958 MAINLY AS A DRIVER I WAS AT D.Z. FRIENDS WERE JOHN PASSFIELD (LONDON)BRIAN PARKER (BRIGG/LINCOLNSHIRE)ARTHUR MANTHORP(KINGSLYNN)GORDON THOMPSON(DONCASTER)& OUR SERGEANT WAS RON CLARK(ATTLEBOURGH)
EMail address. :   adgordon9@aol.com
 
Name. :   Peter Wilkinson
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1956
Service if applicable. :   Royal Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   HMS Messina - I was an ERA mainly looking after motorboats and refrigeration plant. Also wrote most of the lyrics and made the costumes for the concert party ! Love to hear from any old Messina crew. Presently live in Alberta, Canada since 1968
 
Name. :   Frank Naylor
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958
Service if applicable. :   RAF
Please enter your comments here, :   Balloon Unit from RAF Cardington Main hoist winch driver remember crawling under the Bomb cage to attach the main cable I think the chassis driver was a chap named Beer, reconised the name Len Slade I think there were about 70 BTU Guys.
EMail address. :   frank.naylor@ntlworld.com www.fenphoto.com
 
Name. :   Taffy Dyke
Dates on Christmas Island. :   08.11.57
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   I was on island during 8th November 1957, on the Grapple X test. Look forward to hearing from anyone who would like to get in contact.
EMail address. :   glendyke@hotmail.com
 
Name. :   Dave (Chalky) Whyte
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Mar - Dec 1958
Service if applicable. :   61 Fd Sqn RE
Please enter your comments here, :   Found the site whilst surfing the net and most impressed. I would go back in a minute as it was a wonderful experience and superb climate.
EMail address. :   davewhyte@supanet.com
 
Name. :   Dave Rawlings
Dates on Christmas Island. :   62-63
Service if applicable. :   RASC
Please enter your comments here, :   Chatty Site still up to scratch I see. sat at my desk on a friday pm and just checking up on you. Dave
EMail address. :   david@topfloor.co.uk
 
Name. :   Roy Prescott
Dates on Christmas Island. :   all of 1962
Service if applicable. :   R E,s
Please enter your comments here, :   Hi chatty, I'm not sure whether you got my last email I am supposed to be on Tiscali but they wont let me online. I am using aol at the moment. Did you get my phone number ? My present Email address is as below.---- Its good to be back online. Keep well, t
EMail address. :   pressielad@aol.com
 
Name. :   Roy Prescott
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1962 Dominic/Brigadoon
Service if applicable. :   R Es
Please enter your comments here, :   Hello Chatty, Thanks for your email. Hope you had a nice day in Europe, I could do with a trip abroad myself sometime. Living in the midlands makes it a bit difficult to get away. Six grandaughters and no boys keep me busy. Great site. Everton losing 4-1
 
Name. :   Roy Prescott
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1962
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   There Are two Vets on your site Frank Mason And Lofty Leeworthy. I have been trying to get in touch with them for years. We were posted to the Island together in 1962 along with Dave Savage and Derrick Scott. Frank was from the Manchester area And Loft
EMail address. :   pressie@lineone.net
 
Name. :   John Robinson
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Dec 1956 -- Nov 1957
Service if applicable. :   RAF
Please enter your comments here, :   Lived in Tent E 24 most of the time.
EMail address. :   ROBBYGOLF@AOL.COM
 
Name. :   D G Perriton
Dates on Christmas Island. :   May 1956 to Sept 57
Service if applicable. :   Royal Engineers Postal Section
Please enter your comments here, :   Responsible for providing postal Services at BFPO 170
EMail address. :   dgperriton@hotmail.com
 
Name. :   PAT GRAHAM
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957 1959
Service if applicable. :   EX R.A.F.
Please enter your comments here, :   MORE INFO ON GROUND CREW B. FLIGHT 49 SQN. THANK YOU
EMail address. :   paddywack 7@msn.com
 
Name. :   Mike Scott
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Aug 62 - Aug63
Service if applicable. :   73 C.I Sqn.
Please enter your comments here, :   I was a plumber and barber. I have met some old buddies but I am always glad to meet more. I think this is a great site.I re-visited the Island with my wife in 2000 and it certainly brought back a lot of memories.
EMail address. :   mikescott98@hotmail.com
 
Name. :   Vince (son of ) Harry Tripp
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1956
Service if applicable. :   Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   My Father Harry Tripp served aboard HMS Narvik. I am looking for anyone who may have know him, if so please write.
EMail address. :   vhtripp@rogers.com
 
Name. :   Kevin Conroy
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Dec 1958 to Dec 1959
Service if applicable. :   Sapper 24 Fd Sqn RE
Please enter your comments here, :   A great site Peter, brings back many happy memories, but sadly lacking any comments from other sappers there during my time, maybe later perhaps? Keep up the good work.
EMail address. :   kevin.con@virgin.net
 
Name. :   Alaric Errington
Dates on Christmas Island. :   ?
Service if applicable. :   Royal Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   I am searching for anyone who knew my father, Peter Errington, who was on Warrior at Christmas Island during the bomb tests ?
EMail address. :   alaric.errington@sirius-inc.com