Why a web site? Our daughters
and son-in-law, saying they knew little about 'what I did' in life, asked
me to produce a memoir. Having done that, and never having
published much about my journeys in the deserts and through life, I
thought a web site would suffice, perhaps with
some extracts from the memoir. So here goes!
service in Korea, Cyprus and the Congo (Zaire). Commissioned into
the Royal Engineers 1955, retiring as Lieutenant Colonel in 1981.
the Foundation for Science & Technology 1981 - 2000.
Desert explorer: expeditions
to and camel journeys in the Libyan Desert, the Sahara and in Oman.
Art and music: As
a bass, dabbling in water colours.
Personal: Born 19 Nov 1933.
Married Harriet (née McElwee). Three
daughters: Susannah, Phillie and Chrissie, and son-in-law Giles with
I have recently started a new interest:
All photographs on this web site are the copyright of
David N Hall