Dorothy Mabel Vernon SMITH
Died: 26/11/1994Special Achievements:
1950 - The first woman in Australia to graduate as a radio operator from Amalgamated Wireless of Australasia Ltd's training school in Melbourne and in 1951 was appointed marine Radio officer on the 'Karuah', which traded between Sydney and Hobart.
Woman “Sparks” Plays Big Role in Ship Drama. newspaper unknown. date unknown (possibly early 1950):p. unknown.
Luks, Betty. (1999/2000). Dorothy Mabel Vernon Smith. Heritage, 16.