C O L DRA P E R 1 9 4 9 – 2 0 2 0 – TAASA Review March 2020


This article was originally found in the March 2020 edition of TAASA Review (Volume 29, Issue 1, Page 28).

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It is with great sadness that we report on the recent death of TAASA member Col Draper.

A life member of TAASA, he was a familiar presence at so many TAASA events over the years, a well-travelled person with a wide range of interests, including classical music, opera, and above all astronomy about which he was both passionate and deeply knowledgeable.

He held a great love for Vietnam, where he had worked for some time as an engineer...