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USN Capt. George P. McGinnis Memorial Award

This award was named to honor Captain George P. McGinnis, who, while still in his teens, published a design for a radio control system that was used for target drone aircraft in WWII.  A graduate of the Naval War College who did post graduate work at Harvard and MIT, Captain McGinnis served as a cryptologic officer throughout his distinguished 31 year naval career.  This award recognizes service and dedication to the advancement and preservation of U.S. Naval Cryptology, as nominated by the US Naval Cryptologic Veterans Association (NCVA).

 

Recipients:

2018 – James S. Walters

2019 – Michael Lee Heenan, K7MH

2020 – CTRCM John A. ‘Gus’ Gustafson, USN (ret)

Upcoming Events
Feb
9
Tue
9:00 pm RCA Interview Series with John F...
RCA Interview Series with John F...
Feb 9 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
RCA Interview Series with John Facella
Join RCA President Emeritus Tim Duffy for a conversation with new RCA President-elect John Facella! John Facella is a Fellow and Life Member of RCA. He is an alumni of both Georgia Tech (where he[...]
Feb
13
Sat
10:00 am Carole Perry to Facilitate Youth...
Carole Perry to Facilitate Youth...
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Carole Perry to Facilitate Youth Forum at 2021 Virtual Hamcation
Carole Perry WB2MGP and RCA Young Achiever Audrey McElroy KM4BUN will be presenting a forum titled “Youth Recruitment and Retention in Ham Radio Ideas” on Saturday, February 13 at 10:00 a.m. ET. This talk will[...]
Mar
13
Sat
all-day QCWA Annual Convention
QCWA Annual Convention
Mar 13 – Mar 14 all-day
https://www.qcwa.org/qso-party.htm
all-day QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo
QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo
Mar 13 – Mar 14 all-day
https://www.qsotodayhamexpo.com/#