Laupahoehoe radio amateur serving in Puerto Rico hurricane relief effort


Big Island ARRL News, 01 October 2017, 0740 UTC, Post #327.

Source:

Forwarded e-mail from Stacy (Darren) Holbrook (KH6OWL), ARRL PIO-Honolulu.

Comment:

Earlier Saturday, 30 September 2017, I received an e-mail from Stacy (KH6OWL) regarding a Laupahoehoe radio amateur who is serving in the Puerto Rico hurricane relief effort.  The original tip came from Lloyd Cabral (KH6LC).

Here’s Lloyd’s original e-mail:

From: Clem <chmjung4@yahoo.com>
> Date: September 30, 2017 at 9:26:08 AM HST
> To: Lloyd Cabral <KH6LC@hotmail.com>
> Cc: “kh7ho@arrl.net
> <kh7ho@arrl.net>,
kh6owl@arrl.net
> Subject: Re: ARRL Relief effort….
>
> Lloyd,
> Thanks for
> this information. I have cc Stacy, the Pacific Section
> PIO.
> 73,
> Clem
>
> Sent from my iPhone.
> On Sep 30, 2017, at 7:23 AM, Lloyd Cabral <KH6LC@hotmail.com>
> wrote:
>
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>
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> Clem,
>        I thought you might
> like to know that “one of our own” is currently
> working with the ARRL Relief effort in Puerto Rico.
>
>
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> Well known contester, Bill Kollenbaum, KH7XS / K4XS of
> Laupahoehoe is there for two weeks.      Bill
> and his xyl Holly
> were at their Florida condo when the request for help
> came and he volunteered to go.
> That’s all I know at this point.
>
>
>
>                                                             
> 73 & Aloha,
>                               
> Lloyd Cabral, KH6LC
>

Bill (KH7XS/K4XS) lives in my hometown of Laupahoehoe along the Hamakua Coast of Hawaii Island.

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