KD8RJ - January 30, 2005

George Lockwood
Member Chapter 9

George Lockwood, KD8RJ ex WA8HRA became a silent key on Saturday Jan 30. He succumbed to a bout with pneumonia at age 76.

He was an EE and inventor with some 15 patents. Among those the invention of a "memory cell", a non volatile memory (not dependent on being "plugged in"). This was the precurser of todays widely used "flash memory". George had a number of interests and was also a member of QCWA Chapter 9.

73, Gerd, WB8IFM