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To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the formation of the First Class CW Operators' Club (FOC), the special callsign GB75FOC was aired from England during the month of May 2013. The special QSL card shown above will be available on request.

Contacts with this station as 10 points will count towards the FOC75 Award.

The GB75FOC call sign was used by the following FOC members:
1st to 6th May - G4BYG7th May - G3SWH8th May - G0ORH9th May - G4RCG
10th May - G0ORH 11th May - G7VJR 12th and 13th May - G3YEC14th May - G3RWF
15th May - G3IAF16th and 17th May - G3ZGC18th May - G4RCG19th May - G3YXX
20th May - G3KTZ21st May - G0BQV22nd May - G4RCG23rd May - G4HZV
24th May - M0PIE25th and 26th May - G3LIK27th May - G4DJX28th May - G4SIE
29th and 30th - G3YXX 31st May - G4BYG

The on-line log for GB75FOC is fully searchable below and has been uploaded to the ARRL's Log Book of the World (LoTW) (the last upload being on 18th February 2016) and Club Log.

Enter your callsign and click on the "search" button below. Progressive searches are allowed, e.g. enter "G4" and all G4xx callsigns worked are displayed. Enter "G4B", and all G4Bx callsigns are displayed.

The operator's call is shown against each QSO.

The on-line log contains all QSOs between 1st and 31st May 2013.

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Founded in 1938, and with its roots, history and management in the UK, the First Class CW Operators' Club promotes good CW (Morse code) operating, activity, friendship and socialising via its worldwide membership of approximately 500. Members are active on all HF bands and the character of the club is best expressed in its motto:

"A man should keep his friendship in constant repair" - Samuel Johnson (1755).


  • Foster and encourage a high standard of CW operating ability and behaviour on the amateur bands.
  • Observe the licence conditions and principles of band planning.
  • Be considerate to other amateurs at all times.
  • Protect the future of the hobby through being active, encouraging newcomers and supporting a national society.
  • For more information including how to become a member, please visit the Club's own site.

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