ALBUM 3 - 104 SIG SQN

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104 Sigs - Blue Fergusson that 50 Cal in1968
3-1.   Malcolm (Blue) Ferguson and 50Cal used for Radio Detachment Defence.  Obtained from US sources.  Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue)  Ferguson.  [1968]

104 Sigs - Blue Fergusson digging in 1968
3-2.  Malcolm (Blue) Ferguson digging in on Op Merino.   Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue) Ferguson.  [1968]

104 Sigs - Ken Ellis on patrol 1969
3-3.  Ken Ellis on patrol.  Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue) Ferguson.  [1968/69]

104 Sigs - Bob Johnson with M60 and Geoff Darcy
3-4.  Bob Johnson manning M60 and Geoff D'Arcy.  Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue) Ferguson.  [1968/69]

104 Sigs - Alexander Henry Young - KIA at the Battle of Coral 16-5-1968
3-5.    Alexander Young - KIA at the Battle of Coral, 16 May 1968  
   [Lest we forget]

Note:
Photo of our mate passed to us by his family.

104 Sigs - Scotty Laycock on Patrol 1969
3-6.  Scott (Scotty) Laycock on patrol.  Photo supplied by Malcohm (Blue) Ferguson.  [1968/69]

104Sigs - L-R Denis Hare x x  Don James and Entertainers 1968
3-7.   From left.  Denis "Rabbit" Hare, Gordon Hulme, Terrence "Rocky" Rochester, Don James, Maggie Joddrell and the Sullivan Sisters, Wendy and Pat (All the Ladies Australian Entertainers).  Photos supplied by Denis (Rabbit) Hare.  [1968]

104 Sigs and 547 Sigs  having drinks at the OR's Club 1968
3-8.   Drinks at the OR's club.  547 Sig Tp and 104 Sig Sqn members.  Photo supplied by Denis (Rabbit) Hare.  [1968]

104 Sigs - Member eating in the field 1969
3-9.  104 member Allan Summerfield having a meal in the field.  Radio Set AN/PRC-25 to the right.  Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue) Fegussion. [1968/69]

104 Sigs - Russell Hopkins with M79 1968/69
3-10.   Russell Hopkins with M79 on patrol.  Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue) Fegussion. [1968/69]

104 Sigs - Group at FSPB Andersen near Bien Hoa in Feb 1968
3-11.   FSPB Andersen near Bien Hoa Feb 68. Rear L-R Danny Kaye, ?, Malcolm Fegusson, Ken Twining.
Front L-R Zax Campbell, Henny Curtis, Peter Blackman.  Photo supplied by Malcolm (Blue)  Fegussion [1968]

Note:
FSPB Anderson location was Map Series L607, Sheet 6430, GR215125

104 Sigs - Ken Winsor Sept 1969 at FSB Clare
3-12.  Ken Winsor at FSPB Clare Sept 1969.  ACV Comcen in background.   Photo supplied by Trevor (Blue) Hopper.  [1969]

Note:
Two shrapnel holes in the Landrover windscreen from a motar attack on the FSPB.   FSPB Clare location was Map Series L607, Sheet 6430, GR207833

104 Sigs - Trevor Hopper at Nui Dat - Brig Op - Nov 1969  
3-13.  Trevor Hopper at Nui Dat, Nov 1969.  Employed as the Brigadier's Radio Operator at the time.  Photo supplied by Trevor (Blue) Hopper.  [1969]

104 Sigs - Trevor Hopper Sept 1969 at FSB Clare
3-14.  Trevor Hopper at FSPB Clare Sept 1969.  Photo supplied by Trever (Blue) Hopper.  [1969]

104 Sig Sqn - AUSSIE RULES SIDE 1968
3-15.  The 104 Aussie Rules Team 1968.
Front L-R Graham Christie, Keith Oliver, Terry (Tab) Hunter, ?, Robert (Blue) Gilfillan, Michael O'Brien, Peter McLean.
Rear L-R ?, ?, Dave Tiernan, ?, ?, ?, Peter Josling, Don McKenzie, ?. 
Photo supplied by Robert (Blue) Gilfillan. [1968]


N
ote:
Sport was encouraged with extra beer rations.  Many quick games were arranged and lots of beer drank!

104 Sigs - The new HQ sign painted by Denis Hare - Capt Peter Hamilton in photo - 1968
3-16.  New 104 Sig Sqn HQ signs painted by Denis Hare with Capt Peter Hamilton standing in background.  Photo supplied by Denis (Rabbit)  Hare.  [1968]

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