NELSON Eric

RAN Born Broome WA 12 July 1918 Died 30 January 1998

Service No: F2344/18.  1937 State Ship MV Dangaroo as a deck boy. Royal Australian Naval Reserve as a Telegraphist Changed to writer. Mobilized 1939. Served in Commodore’s Office then drafted to HMAS Melville in Darwin in all the Japanese Air Raids. 1943 returned to Fremantle. 1944 back to Darwin. 1945 Leading Writer Fremantle. Demobilised 1946

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