Lt. Cmdr C. P. Edwards

Passed Away in 1960

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Décès en 1960

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Naval Officer in the Royal Canadian Navy during the First World War. Was Director of the Canadian Government Radio Branch in 1921. He ordered all Ham Operators to dismantle and render inoperative all radio equipment at the beginning of World War II.

Officier de marine de la Marine royale canadienne pendant la Première Guerre mondiale. A été directeur de la Direction de la radio du gouvernement canadien en 1921. Il a ordonné à tous les opérateurs de radioamateur de démonter et de rendre inopérant tout l'équipement radio au début de la Seconde Guerre mondiale .

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Lt. Cmdr C. P. Edwards

1886 - 1960


Lt. Cmdr. C. P. Edwards, retired Deputy Minister of Transport, a pioneer in telecommunications and internationally known for his work in that field, died in Ottawa on July 14 at the age of 74.


Links   -   Liens

 1907 - New articles related to wireless

1921 - Cartoon on C.P. Edwards

1927 - C. P. Edwards letter and Examination for competency to operate DF

1939 - Letter from C.P. Edwards Suspending Amateur Radio Licences at the beginning of World War II

1953 - 4th Annual Golf Tournament (C. P. Edwards Trophy)

1954 - C. P. Edwards Trophy

1967 - Early Monitoring in Canada  -  A report from Ed Davey