David Marsh was a District Commissioner based at at Popondetta from 1968. He established the Northern District Radio Station and organised the self-government celebrations.
In 1976, Marsh had a heart attack and was sent back to Sydney, where he then did contract work for the PNG government. He was invited back to Port Moresby for the 25th and 30th independence anniversaries.
He died in August 2015.
DC, District Commissioner