THE EMBRYONIC ELECTRICAL OFFICER
In 1947, the Electrical Branch was formed and in
1950 we were once again involved in a vicious war which lasted until
1953, the Korean War. Many thousands were killed or captured and this
document gives a small insight into the post-operational period
Korean War Exchange of Dead -
Operation GLORY. During this period many young officers served and
'managers' of Radar and W/T equipment in the Royal Navy. By
the end of the war in 1953, a young officer, as a part of his training, was given a
docket containing many and varied instructions and directives, and all
of these have a relevance to our story. This is what he was given.
Remember the S1099, the S1091, the S549 and the
dreaded S126 [if you lost anything and you had to pay for it] ?
Well in these files you will find all of this plus lots of other things
which our young officer needed to run, organise and control his