Served with 161 Battery June 1968 to June 1969. Initially Section Commander Left Section, then FO with A Coy, 3 RAR and C Coy, 9 RAR. Also 1 ATF Artillery Liaison Officer with 18 ARVN Div Nov/ Dec 68, and AGPO 161 Battery April - June 69.
Remained in RF until late 1985 and served with 3 Field Regiment twice - 1970 to 1972 as Adjutant, and from 1979 to 1982 as BC 32(E) Battery (Training and Reinforcement Battery) and Regimental 2ic.
After retiring from the Army, was involved in training and HR consultancy in Wellington then in tertiary education at The Open Polytechnic of NZ and Weltec until retirement in 2012.
Living in Lower Hutt and involved with tramping, LHMRSA, RNZA Association and RNZA Historic Trust.