Amateur Radio has always been my favorite hobby!   I've especially enjoyed the opportunity to build many meaningful friendships with other hams. 

I became a licensed ham while in the Navy in order to make telephone patch calls from aboard ship in the Pacific during my 28-year career in the Navy.  It was fortunate to be permitted to operate my own equipment, a Kenwood TS-520S and trap vertical antenna from five Navy ships.

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