GUESTBOOK ARCHIVE 11

 
Name. :   Alan Whittaker
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957-1958
Service if applicable. :   Royal Navy
Please enter your comments here, :   On board H.M.S Warrior during the A bomb Tests. Ships butcher and gunner.
EMail address. :   
 
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. :   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. :   David Gammon
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Early 58 - early 59.
Service if applicable. :   12 Sqn. R.E.
Please enter your comments here, :   Second visit, have changed address.Nice to see the list getting longer, but no 12 Sqn men where are they all? Some one must remember me and my battered old Q.L Bedford tipper. Worked on the Main Camp Cinema with two RAF chaps for about a week ,making it b
EMail address. :   lsapper@tesco.net
 
Name. :   alex smith
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1960-1961
Service if applicable. :   navy
Please enter your comments here, :   basesd at port camp
EMail address. :   alex smith@ntlworld.com
 
Name. :   Geoff Andrews
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1st & 2nd series of tests
Service if applicable. :   RNZN HMNZS ROTOITI
Please enter your comments here, :   As a 19 year old and on my first sea draft all I can say it was a mind blowing experience.
EMail address. :   karewacottage@xtra.com.nz
 
Name. :   Bill Bremner
Dates on Christmas Island. :   56/57
Service if applicable. :   R A F
Please enter your comments here, :   Worked in main stores at airfield. In contact with Scouse Crank, and Dave Hannigan. Must be others that know us? I go to the Weston Super Mare reunions and B. N. T. V. A. AGM in Blackpool
EMail address. :   bill.bremner1@ntlworld.com
 
Name. :   Ron Rossiter
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957
Service if applicable. :   RN
Please enter your comments here, :   
EMail address. :   ronandjoan8@aol.com
 
Name. :   HARRY NEWMAN
Dates on Christmas Island. :   JAN 57--NOV 57
Service if applicable. :   R A F 1325 DAKOTA FLIGHT
Please enter your comments here, :   FLEW FROM RAF DISHFORTH TO XMAS ISLAND THEN TO AUSTRALIA THEN BACK TO THE ISLAND WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM OLD PALS
EMail address. :   henryg.newman@ntlworld.com
 
Name. :   Mac Winterburn
Dates on Christmas Island. :   July 58 to Nov 58
Service if applicable. :   Ground crew RAF 49 qdn
Please enter your comments here, :   Serviced the Valiant bombers on Grapple Z.Some good memories and some good times.Great site Chatty and I will get that write up to you as promised|
EMail address. :   macwinterburn@aol.com
 
Name. :   Margaret Grant.
Dates on Christmas Island. :   none
Service if applicable. :   -------
Please enter your comments here, :   Anyone remember Frank Connell and Bert Leighton. RE Posties in the early fifties.
EMail address. :   margaret@grant1524.fsworld.co.uk
 
Name. :   john fletcher
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1959 to 1960
Service if applicable. :   17 fld sqn royal engineers
Please enter your comments here, :   great site well done
EMail address. :   john3241@beeb.net
 
Name. :   John Perry
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1966
Service if applicable. :   USAF
Please enter your comments here, :   We lost two engines on our KC-135 and had to land at Christmas. We were checking out the nuclear testing at Mururoa.
EMail address. :   jperry@cox.net
 
Name. :   hamish glasgow
Dates on Christmas Island. :   dec.58 to dec,59
Service if applicable. :   R.A.F.
Please enter your comments here, :   very interesting. brought back memories - not always good!
EMail address. :   ajglasgow@caboolture.hotkey.net.au
 
Name. :   Anthony Greene
Dates on Christmas Island. :   Operation Dominic 1962
Service if applicable. :   USS Gurke DD-783 (US Navy)
Please enter your comments here, :   My ship was assigned to support Operation Dominic I in the summer of 1962. We were assigned to track the nuclear cloud down range after each shot.
EMail address. :   pnmoose@yahoo.com
 
Name. :   Dave Bird
Dates on Christmas Island. :   
Service if applicable. :   
Please enter your comments here, :   Son of a Spr, Royal Engineers on Christams Island 1958-1959. Anyone remember Phil Bird of Birmingham he was 510 and fair haired, sadly no longer with us. Reading the anecdotes has reminded me that although tragic for some.
EMail address. :   dave_c.bird@virgin.net
 
Name. :   alex smith
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1959 1960
Service if applicable. :   royal navy
Please enter your comments here, :   based port camp hut D1 nice week ends catching cray fish up at the bomb sites and plenty of free beer
EMail address. :   alex smith@ntlworld.com
 
Name. :   gordon harland
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1958
Service if applicable. :   raf
Please enter your comments here, :   does anyone remember gordon harland please get in touch its my dad and he would be so happy to hear from you he was the tall thin bloke with black hair
EMail address. :   andrewharland@hotmail.com
 
Name. :   Gerry Judge
Dates on Christmas Island. :   1957
Service if applicable. :   HMS WARRIOR
Please enter your comments here, :   
EMail address. :   gerald.judge@ntlworld.com