(01 july 2001)
Velsen Zuid, the Netherlands
Year 1962, radio officer (sparks) on board s.t.v.Muiderkerk. (war time Victoryship) cargovessel.
QTH ?? Probably somewhere Indian Ocean - Persian Gulf
In the center of the picture the MT250 medium and shortwave transmitter. At my back the Automatic Alarm Device, standing by on 500 kc/s, reacting on 4 x 4 second dashes seperated by 1 second spacing.
On the table the main receiver BX925, the Juncker key, my personal sidesweeper, and the right side of the emergency transmitter.
At that time I was already for two years a fully licensed radio amateur