V U 2 C C

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My shack.

My QSL card.

My profile.

I was born on 28th. April 1935.

I lost my mother at the age 3 and my father passed away when I was 12.

I graduated and also got married in 1960.

In 1964 I aquired my call sign (VU2CC) with a grade 1 license and was also the founder member of the local ham club - Gujarat Amateur Radio Society, Ahmedabad started to promote ham radio and help students prepare for ham exam.

Also devoted public service during natural and man made calamities by providing emergency communications in the border areas at the time of war.

My achievements.

Year.

Award.

1974 ARRL - PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD.
1979 ARRL - EMERGENCY COMMUNICATION COMMENDATION (OPERATION DURING MORVI FLOODS).
1980 Award by Govt. of Gujarat for long service as Hony. Wireless Operator In Home Guards.
1987 PAKISTAN AMATEUR AWARDS - 40th. Anivesary.
1987 ARRL - GOLDEN JUBILEE (1937-1987) Worked 100 countries in one year.
1989 SCANDINAVION ACTIVITY CONTEST - Merrit certificate.
1988 J.A.R.L. - ALL ASIAN DX CONTEST (CW).
1989 CQ WORLD WIDE DX CONTEST (SSB).
1990 YEOVIL British Award (worked 22 G stations whose last word of the callsign make up the word YEOVIL AMATEUR RADIO CLUB).
1990 ALL ASIAN DX CONTEST (CW) - J.A.R.L.
1990 CQ WORLD WIDE WPX CONTEST.
1991 CQ WORLD WIDE WPX CONTEST.
2000 ARRL - DXCC MILLENNIUM AWARD.

Contact me at : vu2cc@yahoo.com