Close to home: Mortlake man pays tribute to seamen lost in HMAS Voyager tragedy

Monique Patterson
February 11 2024 - 4:00pm
Mortlake's Merv Hampson paid tribute to mates lost in the HMAS Voyager tragedy on the 60th anniversary of the disaster on Saturday. Picture by Anthony Brady
Mortlake's Merv Hampson paid tribute to mates lost in the HMAS Voyager tragedy on the 60th anniversary of the disaster on Saturday. Picture by Anthony Brady

A game of bingo to relax after a hard day's work was cut short by Australia's worst peacetime naval disaster 60 years ago.

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Monique Patterson

I'm a journalist with more than 15 years experience. I currently work at The Standard in Warrnambool. If you have anything to add to this story please contact me at mpatterson@warrnamboolstandard.com.au

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