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I re-enlisted in the army in Wellington, which was a mistake because I was im

I enlisted in the NZ Army in Auckland in 1966.

Triumph or recovery from tragedy can both make a hero, but Ōpōtiki identity R

On 27 May 1965, the New Zealand Government, after a great deal of anguish and

There are two reasons why I am alive today.

Yes we are well into our tour and our old platoon sergeant [Gary] has sadly b

Remember the movie We were soldiers starring Mel Gibson, and the scene

You know wh

Yes folks - soon I would be old enough to legally drink in a New Zealand pub!

Remember [this is another golden rule] children when you go out together alwa

My first am


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Sunday, 29 June 2008 - 7:48pm

Imagine going to a party and the host has no drinks or cigarettes.

Sunday, 29 June 2008 - 7:24pm

These are a few of my favorite things; remember these words from the Julie An

Tuesday, 3 June 2008 - 8:02pm

Imagine, you are reading a newspaper article that gives details of my first a

Tuesday, 3 June 2008 - 7:16pm

People opened their daily newspaper, The Press, in my hometown of Chri


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