George Askey

George Askey, Makara Radio

Born: 1910
Died: 2002, age 92

Worked at:

  • Wellington Radio: During WW2
  • Makara Radio: Chief Technician


Staff of Makara Radio around 1960

George Askey (back row, second from left) with his staff at Makara Radio around 1960. Photo: Jim Coyle

1963: Senior radio technicians attending a conference at Post Office headquarters

1963: Senior radio technicians attending a conference at Post Office headquarters. Courtesy Bill Heinz. Click to enlarge.