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Veterans of the Arctic Convoys 1941 - 1945

Derek T Whitwam   [ President ]

Lower Hutt

HMS Berwick

Email

Chris King   [ Immediate Past President ]

Wellington

HMS Bluebell

Email

S G (Syd) Wells [ Treasurer ]

Wellington

HMS Magpie

Email

Barbara Devery

Otaki

Wife of Rear Admiral David Ledson (Ret)

Rear Admiral Ian Hunter CB RNZN (Ret.)

Wellington

Royal New Zealand Navy

Rear Admiral David Ledson ONZM CRSNZ RNZN (Ret.)

Wellington

Royal New Zealand Navy

H.E. Mikhail Lysenko

Moscow

Former Russian Ambassador to New Zealand

H.E. Andrey Tatarinov

Moscow

Former Russian Ambassador to New Zealand

H.E.Valery Tereshchenko

Moscow

Former Russian Ambassador to New Zealand

David C Whitwam

Hong Kong

Son of  Derek Whitwam (HMS Berwick) and Website Manager

H E Georgy V Zouev

Wellington

Russian Ambassador to New Zealand

William Chapman

Tauranga

HMS King George V


Stan Douglas

Napier

HMS Javelin


Arch Jelley

Auckland

HMS Bermuda

Email

Frank Jones

Lower Hutt

HMS Belfast

Email

James W Lester

Geraldine

SS Cape Race


Penwill (Pen) Moore

Wellington

HMS Malcolm


Stan Welch

Paraparaumu

HMS Apollo

Email

George Billing 

Wellington

HMS Nabob

Email

Peter A  Densem

Tauranga

HMS Formidable; HMS Indefatigable

Email

Ruth Y. Allen

Lower Hutt

Daughter of Frank Jones (HMS Belfast)

Email

Jeanette Bullen

Paekakariki

Daughter of Bill Carson (HMS Trinidad)

Email

Ian Carson

Otaki

Son of Bill Carson (HMS Trinidad)

Email

Warren J. Cavell

Taupo

Son in law of Ron Hancock (HMS Javelin)

Email

Bruce R Douglas

Hastings

Son of Stan Douglas (HMS Javelin)


Elizabeth Fisher

Wellington

Friends of the Museum of City and Sea

Email

Jack Gradwell

Wellington

Friend of the Russian Convoy Club

Email

E. Gail Hancock

Taupo

Daughter of Ron Hancock (HMS Javelin)

Email

Adam Holt

Auckland

Son of Cmdr  Peter W Holt (RN) (HMS Belfast)

Email

Joe M Jessup

Matamata

Son of Joseph F Jessup (HMS Berwick)

Email

Michael J Kerr

Invercargill

Son of Murray R Kerr (HMS Black Prince)

Email

Sue McClelland

Tairua

Daughter of David C Boyes (HMS Belfast)

Email

David W McNab

Christchurch

Son of David A McNab (HMS Rodney)

Email

Pen Moore Jnr

Porirua

Son of Pen Moore (HMS Malcolm)

Email

Rowena Payne

Taupo

Daughter of Stan Douglas (HMS Javelin)

Email

William Pitt

Wellington

Friends of the Museum of City and Sea

Email

Cameron Taylor

Christchurch

Grandson of William Taylor HMS Vigilant

Email

Evelyn R. Thompson

Lower Hutt

Daughter of Frank Jones (HMS Belfast)

Email

Trevor Williams

Titahi Bay

Son of Fred Williams (HMS Loch Insh)

Email

John W. Wyeth

Wellington

Son of Campbell Wyeth (HMS Trinidad)

Email

Gavin Wyndham-Baker

Auckland

Son of A A Wyndham-Baker (HMS Milne)

Email

Notes

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E-mail addresses are linked, where available

52

Number of persons associated with the club and listed above

Life Members

Honorary Life Members

Convoy Life Members

Arctic Life Members

Associate Members

Spouses, Widows and Partners

Mary Bassett-Burr

Lower Hutt

Wife of Arthur Basset-Burr (HMS Sheffield)

Email

Marilyn Billing

Wellington

Wife of George Billing (HMS Nabob)


Mae Carson

Wellington

Wife of Bill Carson (HMS Trinidad)


Betty Clapham

Nelson

Wife of Matt. Clapham (HMS Furious)


Anne Gallie

Napier

Wife of Bill Gallie (HMS Renown)

Email

Janette Gilbert

Nelson

Wife of John Gilbert (HMS Activity)


Joyce Jones

Lower Hutt

Wife of Frank Jones (HMS Belfast)


E M Owen

Christchurch

Wife of David Owen (HMS Striker)


Cosima Ray

Tauranga

Wife of Richard Ray (HMS Bahamas)


Rita Whitwam

Lower Hutt

Wife of Derek Whitwam (HMS Berwick)


Sheila Williams

Wellington

Wife of Fred Williams (HMS Loch Insh)


You may contact any of the above persons via their e-mail link (if active) or at enquiry@russianconvoyclub.org.nz


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