Wartime magazine issue 75

Winter 2016

The Vietnam War: counting the cost 

  • To save a village by Ashley Ekins.
    Enemy infiltration challenged Australian forces at Binh Ba to a ferocious battle.
  • Knowing the enemy by Robert O'Neill.
    There was much to learn while building an intelligence network in Phuoc Tuy, 1966-67.
  • Forward observer by Steve Gower. 
    Artillery played a vital role in counter-insurgency warfare in South Vietnam.
  • Being at Long Tan by Michael Bell.
    Indigenous soldier Victor Simon discusses his service in 6RAR.
  • A NASHO's service by Simon Kleinig.
    What seemed like destiny became an experience that has lasted a lifetime.
  • Early naval action by Cameron Ross.
    HMAS Pioneer played a part in the struggle for East Africa in 1916.
  • The Last Post: Lance Corporal Kerry Michael Rooney, 6RAR.
  • Plus regular features, including Reflections, Mail Call, and book reviews.

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