Norm Hagan VE3VY QCWA #35953
Education / Employment History
Attended elementary and high schools in Montreal, Quebec
Graduate, Electronic Engineering Technology
1943 1946 Anglo American Telegraphs Trans-Atlantic Cable Operator Montreal, QC
1947 1952 Canadian Pacific Telegraphs Maintenance Technician Montreal, QC
1952 1971 Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway
Supervisor of Maintenance/Installation Communications.
Supervisor of Communications and Railway Signals
1972-1980 Superintendent of a major Iron Ore palletizing plant Sept Iles, QC
1981-1986 Alberta Government Public Works Edmonton, AB
Manager of Technical Support Services
Director of Support Services, reporting to the Assistant Deputy Minister
Private consultant to Supply & Services Canada and National Research Council of Canada
Amateur Radio History
1947 - First licensed as VE2NL.
1981 Call Sign VE6ANZ.
1985 Assigned call sign VE3ANZ after move to Westport, Ontario.
2000 Call Sign VE3VY.
Active in Lanark/North Leeds Amateur Radio Emergency Service Group.
Served as ARES District Emergency Coordinator 2004-2007.
RAC Certified Emergency Coordinator 2005
Spouse Helens call sign is VE3BNZ
Joined QCWA and Chapter 70 in 2012.
passed away at Ottawa Civic Hospital July 17, 2016 at
at age 88
Biography prepared by VE3XK with assistance from VE3VY 2016-09-10