book5.gif Unless otherwise noted, any of the stories listed in the Reading Room may be published in any non-profit publication without requiring permission. Please credit the author if using any of these stories. New stories will be added to this page periodically. To contact the webmaster: jerry.proc(at)
A Glimpse of RCN Naval Radio Operations in Korea
Alexanderson Alternator - The Last One
Amateur Radio Callbook History - Flying Horse Series
Amelia Erhart and Morse Code - If Only Their Code Was Better

Cape Town Radio - A Short History
CW on 500 KHz Series - USGC Radio Stories by Jeffrey Herman
CW In The Merchant Marine - From A 1995 Perspective

'Don't Shoot We're Republicans' - The Story of the USS Porter

ELF Frequencies - Submarine Communications

Farewell to CW in Great Britain
Final Australian Marine CW Message
Final Canadian Coast Guard CW Message
Final RCN CW Message
Final U.S. Coast Guard CW Message

Globe Wireless Closes Commercial Marine CW

HAIDA Radio Restoration Activities - 1992
HAIDA Radio Restoration Activities - 1993
HAIDA Radio Restoration Activities - 1994
HAIDA Radio Restoration Activities - 1995
HAIDA Radio Restoration Activities - 1996
HAIDA's Radios In The Movies
HMS Dorsetshire Torpedoes the Bismarck - Radio Message After Action
HMS HOOD - Last Radio Message
How Boatanchors Are Born - Life Cycle of Electronic Gear

I Go (Not) Down To the Sea In Ships  by Dorothy (Robbie) Robertson . Recollections of a Canadian WREN

Man Aloft Board - Safety First
Marine Electric SOS Message
ms PRINSENDAM - Fire At Sea and Morse Transmissions (off-site)
Miscellaneous Short Articles
My Day Aboard The S.S. John Brown Liberty Ship

Operation Tracer - Radio Operations in Gibraltar

Portishead Radio - History of the Station, 1920:1995
Portishead Radio - Last Messages
Preserving 500 KHz - by Rolf Marschner and Norbert Gabriel

Radio Collecge of Canada Radio Operator Training  1928-1964
Radiograms - Another Bygone Era
RCN Radioman Trade Group 1 Manual Chapters 1 to 6
RCN Radioman Trade Group 1 Manual Chapters 7 to 11
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Marine Division
Record Communications  - The Impact of GMDSS
Rome Radio IAR  - Last Message
Rugby Radio Closes
Rum Runners

Semaphore To Satellite (Chapter 11) by Bgen William J. Patterson
Soveregin of the Seas - A Tour of the Radio Room and Bridge
Standing In For A Man  - Canadian WRENS in World war II.

Teslin Airport Radio  by Spud Roscoe, VE1BC
The 40 Days of GB5QM/MM - Amateur Radio aboard RMS Queen Mary
The Navy Days of Ron Mark  1949-1960 by Ron Mark
The Tenerife Station and RMS Titanic - Titanic's First Radio Contact

United States Coast Guard Stops Monitoring 2182 KHz

VE0 Ahoy - The Story of Canadian Marine Mobiles

What Ever Happened to VE8RCS ? by Jerry Proc VE3FAB
Winter Harbor Radio - Closes Its Doors
Wireless and the Titanic - What Happened in The Radio Room?

Return to Radio Room Intro Page