WILLIAM DAVID (BILL) MANSON VE3YK QCWA # 19929 (SK)

 


 

Bill lived on a farm across the road from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation AM Radio Station CBO transmitter site, and attended local schools in the area.

 

Education / Employment History

 

He joined CBC and spent his entire career with CBC doing electronic maintenance on broadcast equipment at both transmitter and studio locations.

 

Bill retired around 1980.

 

Amateur Radio History

 

Bill held call sign VE3YK until his death.

 

He operated HF AM mobile and fixed.

 

Bill was a member of OARTA and served as Secretary-Treasurer (1939-1941) and Treasurer (1945-1946)

 

Bill passed away July 23, 1997.

 

Biography prepared by VE3XK with assistance of VE3ATN                                                                                                                                                     Updated2010-11-28