Served in Vietnam with the NZSMT for a three-month tour of duty, December 1969-February 1970. This involved outpatient work, minor surgery, post-operative care, and civil aid.
Worked as specialist physician and clinical director of respiratory medicine for the Canterbury District Health Board until 2007, when he retired to become a full time artist and portrait painter.
Vietnam War Oral History Project interviewee. Interview and transcript held at the Alexander Turnbull Library Oral History Centre in Wellington, New Zealand. Reference: OHInt-0959-62