Mid Canada Line (MCL) Personnel Contact Page


Contact Page for ex-Mid Canada Radar Line Personnel
Updated January 14, 2017

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“A”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Abray(Deceased)
Ray
Bell Canada1955-58Fort Black SK,
Bear Island (DDS 412 or 413)
Alken
Henry
Canadian Marconi1956-58Slave Lake AB
Winisk ON
Labrador
Anderson
Jim D
RCAF FCO1958Bird MB

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“B”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Babin
Cyril (Cy)
Flight Tech
on H19 and H34
1955-58Great Whale River ON
Moosonee ON
Bahnman
Larry
RCAF FCO1961-63Dawson Creek BC.
Bambrick
"Boots"
RCAF FCOandnbsp;Stoney Mountain AB
Bartolo
Peter
Canadian Marconi Tech1960-65Hopedale to DDS521
Baxter
Jim
Bell Telephone
and CAE
1956 - 63LaRonge SK
Cranberry Portage MB.
Bell
Bob
CAE Site Tech
Testboard Tech
1960-64Stoney Mountain AB
Dawson Creek BC
Blackburn
Peter
Canadian Marconi Tech1960-63Bird MB
Blalock
Grover
Radar Operator1956-57Hopedale NF,
Makovic NF
Bodenham
Al
RCAF FCO1958-59Dawson Creek BC
Booth
Cal
RCAF FCO1964 -65Winisk ON
Boyle
Tony
USAF 1 Lt.
Weapons Controller
1964-65Hopedale NF
Brouillette
Gaetan
Trainee (1st wave course)1955
Brown
Duncan (Gus)
Canadian Marconi /
Engineering Superintendent /
Diesel Electric Foreman
1957-63Winisk ON,
Dawson Creek BC, Knob Lake QC,
Butler
Ray
Marconi / Fire Department1957-59Winisk ON

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“C”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Callaghan
Joe
RCAF FCO1959-60Cranberry Portage MB
Campbell
Dan
RCAF H21 Helicopter Pilot 108KU1955-57.Knob Lake QC and area
Capon
CMC
DDS Technician
TB Supervisor
1959-61Great Whale River QC
Knob Lake QC
Carberry
Ed
RCAF FCO1960-61Winisk ON
>Castleberry
Robert
RCAF SSgt NCOIC1958-59
Cavers
Merv
Bell Canada Technician1958-59Bird MB
Charlton
John
Bell Tech repandnbsp;Polevault
MCL Hopedale Lab. NF
Cheverie
Tom
RCAF FCO1961Cranberry Portage MB
Bird MB
Chisholm
Joe
Canadian Marconi
SCS Supervisor
1962 - 65Knob Lake QC
Winisk ON
Clarke
Art
RCAF FCO1961-62Stoney Mountain AB
Coker
Stanley
CAE Technician1959-60Dawson Creek BC
Stoney mountain AB.
Coker
Roy
Spartan Air Services/
Dominion helicopters
1958-65Knob Lake QC,
Great Whale River QC
Collins
Jim
Cdn Marconi1962Great Whale River QC
Connolly (Deceased)
John
Technicianandnbsp;Knob Lake QC
Hopedale NF
Courtland
Raymond
Bell Rep1956-58Dawson Creek BC,
Test line sites mainly Arnprior ON
Creamer
Reg
RCAF Sgt1958-59Great Whale River QC
Cyples
William
RCAF FCO1963-64Stoney Mountain AB
Cyr (Deceased)
Roger
RCAF Safety Systems NCO1955-57Great Whale River QC to Hopedale NF

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“D”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Davies
Dave
(no email address)
Cdn Marconi SSDandnbsp;Hopedale NF to
Bird MB
DDS410
Dawkin
Len
RCAF FCO1963Dawson Creek BC
Defrae
Eric
Marconi Tech1957-61Knob lake QC,
Great Whale River QC,
DDS410
Bird MB..
Denmon
Charles
Supply Clerk1954-55Hopedale Lab. NF
Dingus
Walter C.
USAF Radar Operator1961 - 62Hopedale Lab. NF
Doucette
Stan
CAE Tech1960-64Cranberry Portage MB
Stoney Mountain AB

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“E”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Eastwood
Gordon
Canadian Marconi1959-61Winisk ON
Egan
Bill.
Spartan Air Services and Dominion Helicopters Engineer.1959-65Knob Lake QC
Great Whale River QC
Elliott
Roy
Technician1957-65Hopedale Lab. NF to
Great Whale River QC
(Last tech out of Knob Lake QC 1965)
Epton
Harvey J.
RCAF FCOandnbsp;Site 070 Ramore ON

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“F”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Fefchak
John
RCAF Crewman/Tech1955-58Knob Lake QC,
Great Whale River QC, Moosonee ON
Fisher
Terence
Diesel Generating Engineer,
Consolidated Engineering
1957-60Moosonee ON, Bird MB,
Winisk ON, Cranberry Portage MB
Francis
Rick.
1957-58DDS215
Knob Lake QC
Stoney Mountain AB

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“G”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Gardiner
Ian
Canadian Marconi Technician1963Great Whale River QC
Garza
Bob
USAF1960-61Hopedale Lab. NF
Gerrard
Garry
CAE Technician1959-60
1960-64
Stoney Mountain AB
Cranberry Portage MB
Giesbrecht
Abe (Al)
Safety Systems NCO1956-57Great Whale River QC,
Knob Lake QC, Winisk ON
Gillies
Howard
Bell Telephone Tech1956-57Stoney Mountain AB to
DDS 812
Gutmann
Willi.
Wheeler and Nordair /Flight MechanicLate '50s Early 60's.
Guy
Ron
RCAF FCO1960Bird MB

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“H”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Hadden
Brian
Canadian Marconi-Com Tech1964-65Cape Jones QC
Haigh
Barrie
Canadian Marconi1964-65.Great Whale River QC
Harless
Grover
USAF Radar Operator1963Hopedale NF
Harwood
Cliff
Purchasing Bell Canada1953-59.BELL Canada HQ
Hayes
Richard (Dick)
RCAF FCO1962-63Winisk ON
Hickey
Leonard
Military1961-62Bird MB
Holley
Michael (Mike)
Canadian Marconi
DDS Supervisor
300 sector
1957-65Knob Lake QC
DDS 201 to 621
Hooper
Bob
NB Tel1957-58Cranberry Portage MB
Huberdeau
Larry
Bell Telephone1958Stoney Mountain AB
Hulcombe
Geoffrey
Power Station Operater (Consolidated Engines and Machinery Company Ltd)1959-60Winisk ON
Cape Henrietta Maria ON
Hunt
Ralph
RCAF FCOandnbsp;Stoney Mountain AB
Dawson Creek BC

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“I”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Ingram
Roderick
Bell Telephone Tech Rep1957-58Cranberry Portage MB

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“J”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Jackson
Bob
RCAF Operations Officer1958-60Knob Lake QC
Jarvis
Glen (Red)
Bell Tel.1956-58Cranberry Portage MB, DDS715
Jennings
Roy (Slim)
RCAF FCOandnbsp;Stoney Mountain AB
Jones
Ron
Canadian Marconi technician1959-60Great Whale River QC
Jorgenson
Bruce
Met Observer
Test Board Operator
1960-62
1962-64.
Cranberry Portage MB
Stoney Mountain AB

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“K”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Koerner
Michael
RCAF FCO1962-63Dawson Creek BC

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“L”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Lambert
Jacques
Canadian Marconi /
Telecoms clerk
1961-63Knob Lake QC
Lapchuk
Donald (Don)
Microwave Technician1957-58Bird MB, Site 527
LeBlanc
Vince
NBTel/Tech Rep1958-59DDS621-715
Lee
Michael (Mick)
Cdn Marconi Tech.
DDS Supervisor
1961-65Knob Lake Sector
Leslie
John (Jack)
Cdn Marconi Tech.1957-58DDS228
DDS303
Lindstrom
Glen
RCAF FCO1958-59Cranberry Portage MB
Lourie
Robert Douglas (Doug)
Bell Canada1957-59050 Fort Albany ON
DDS415 Cape Henrietta Maria ON
Low
Jim
Canadian Marconi
Supply Clerk.
1960-62.Great Whale River QC

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“M”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
MacDonald
Carl
Consalidated Engineering Montreal1961-64Great Whale River QC, Winisk ON,
DDS415, 050 Fort Albany
MacDonald
David
Canadian Marconi1960-62Winisk ON
MacKinnon
Mike
Canadian Marconi/Technician1964Winisk ON
Maguire
Mac
Dominion Helicopters AME1963-65Knob Lake QC
Great Whale River QC
Maltais
Hank
Electronics Technician2 yrs 9 mos. Dawson Creek BC,
Stoney Mountain AB,
Cranberry Portage MB.
McAuley
Wilf
Bell Tech1956-57DDS 809, Dawson Creek BC
McElroy
Don
RCAF1960-61Great Whale River QC
McLeod
Kip
RCAF1962-64Knob Lake QC
Mergel
Al
Canadian Marconi TechnicianMay/59 - Oct/59
Feb/60 - Nov/60
Bird MB
Great Whale River QC
Middleton
Richard
Canadian Marconiandnbsp;Great Whale River QC
Milinkovich
Mike
Bell Canada I & M Rep1956-59Knob Lake QC, DDS309,
Winisk ON, DDS 415/416,
050 Ft. Albany ON,
070 Kempis Mtn. ON
Millett
George P.
Canadian Marconi-TSS @ Great Whale River1959-63Knob Lake QC,
Great Whale River QC
Milne
John (Deceased)
RCAF Pilot
108 Com Flight
1955-58 DDS 203 west to
Bird MB
Miner
Boyd S. (Spence)
Polevault Tropo1/Tropo2 and HAM Station1959-60Hopedale Lab. NF
Moody
Ron
Canadian Marconi Technician1962-64Knob Lake QC
Hopedale Lab. NF
Morrow
Frank
Navigator 408 (P) Sqn.1954-56Goose Bay NF,
Knob Lake QC,
Great Whale River QC
+ many Sites.
Mullaly
Matt
Bell Tech Rep1957-58All DDSs 324 to 409
Murphy
Gerry
RCAF helicopter loadmaster/crewman1955-58Knob Lake QC
Great Whale River QC
Murphy
Ken
RCAF FCO1959 - 60Cranberry Portage MB

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“N”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Newby
Alf
Technician1962-63Great Whale River QC
various DDS Sites
Nicholson
Ed
Manitoba Telephone Tech Rep. !957-58DDS533
DDS536
Bird MB
Ionospheric Scatter Sites
Nickerson
Nick
RCAF Radio operator1957-58Knob Lake QC
Novak
David
USAF Radar Tech1962-63Hopedale Lab. NF

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“O”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
O'Gorman
Ken
Bell CanadaDDS 521 - 415
Ogston
Al
Bell Telephone Tech Rep.1957-58DDS309
Stoney Mountain AB
Osewski
Ryszard (Dick)
Supervisor1958-62Winisk ON
DDS 515 - 503

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“P”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Palframan
Jack (John)
Bell Canada/Construction Engineer1954-57Dawson Creek BC, Cranberry Portage MB, Las Pas MB, Fort MacMurray AB, Churchill MB
Pankewich
Stan
RCAF FCO1960-61Great Whale River QC
Pearse
Robert (Web)
Great Whale River QC
Pittaway
Tom.
Canadian Marconi
Technician
1961-64Knob Lake QC

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“Q”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT

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“R”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Rae
Ivor
Marconi POL Clerk1962-63Great Whale River QC
Rathbone
Ben
RCAF FCO1957-58Great Whale River QC
Reade
Carl
RCAF
Canadian Marconi
1961-62
1963-65
Bird MB
Great Whale River QC, Knob Lake QC
Richard
Paul
RCAF FCO1957Stoney Mountain AB
Ridgewell
Roy
Bell Canada Technician1955-58 Fitzroy Harbour Test Site,
Winisk ON, Bird MB,
Stoney Mountain AB, numerous DDS's
Rosado-Grafal
Antonio
Radio Maintenance1961-62Hopedale Lab. NF
Rowe
John
Bell Technician1957DDS 342, 403
Runft
Heinz
Bell Canada Technician1956-59Stoney Mountain AB,
Winisk ON, DDS 412 (Bear Island)
Russel
Erik
Bell Technician1956-57Great Whale River, and others

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“S”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Salmon
Jim
NBTel
Site Foreman
1956-57DDS621 to
DDS630
Savory
David
RCAF Ops Personnel1957-58Great Whale River QC
Shea
Michael (Mike)
Marconi Labourer1962-63Winisk ON
Smith
Alan
Bell Canada
Supply Foreman
1957 - 59Great Whale River QC
Winisk ON
Smith
Edward (Ed)
Water Treatment Plant Operator1957-64Stoney Mtn AB
Sohm
Donald (Soapy)
RCAF FCO1958-59Cranberry Portage MB.
Stockill
Wesley (Wes)
RCAF FCO1961-62.Winisk ON.
Sturm
Robert
USAF Radar Maint.1963-64.Hopedale Lab. NF
Swartz
Marshall
RCAF FCO1958-60Dawson Creek BC

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“T”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Taylor
Stewart
Technician1963-65Winisk ON
Templeman
Peter (Deceased)
Canadian Marconi1957-64DDS227, 303, 318, 324,
200, Knob Lake,
Resolution Island NWT, Goose Bay Lab. NF
Tennant
John
Marconi Line Technician1959 and 62DDS227, DDS309
Knob Lake QC
Thomas
Pat
RCAF Operations1958-59Knob Lake QC
Thorslund
David
Toll Central Office Tech
CO Assistant
1955-59Bird MB, BELL HQ
Tinning
Brian
ConEng.
Power Plant Supervisor.
1956-59Cape Jones QC,
Great Whale River QC,
Winisk ON,
Cape Henrietta Maria ON
Towers
Brian
Bell Tel.Co.
Site Engineer
1955-56Cape Henrietta Maria ON,
DDS 416, DDS 418,
Winisk ON
Trites
Boyd
NB Tel Tech Rep1957-58Dawson Creek BC
DDS 830
Trumpler
Rene
CO Foreman1956-57Cape Henrietta Maria ON
Tweedie
David
Tech Rep1958 - 59Site 060 Relay ON
Twist
Barry (Oli)
Calibration Team Technician1962 -64All CMC Sites

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“U”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT

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“V”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Venn
Roy
RCAF FCO1958-59Winisk ON

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“W”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT
Walker
Hugh
Consolidated Engineering.
Mainly Diesel Electric
1958-59Stoney Mountain AB and
many sites 700/800 series
Webb
Cliff
CAE/Tech1958-63 Winisk ON 1958,
Cranberry Portage MB 1959-61,
Stoney Mountain AB 1961-63
Webb
John
Land Surveyor1955Manitoba sites
Weiler
Bill
Bell Canada Technician1956-58Dawson Creek BC
DDS's 842 - 824
White
Al
Marconi Paxman1959-61Sites from Bird MB to Great Whale River QC
Whitehead
Bruce
Bell Canada Technician1958-59Great Whale River.
DDS 327 to 406.
Woodhead
Bill
Bell Canada / Supv Engineer1955-59All
Woodings
George
Electronic Technician/Installer,
Bell Canada
1956-57DDS 709 Black Duck Lake SK,
Site 410 Cape Jones QC

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“X”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT

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“Y”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT

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“Z”

NAME/EMAILCOMPANY/JOBDATES
SERVED
SITES SERVED AT

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