The battles of Coral and Balmoral began on 12 May 1968 and lasted until 6 June 1968.
My father, James Bruce Taawhi Kerehona served as a Gunner with 161 Fld Bty in Vietnam from 6th October 1967 - 18th October 1968.
Poem by Richard Hamon, Whiskey 2 Company 1RNZIR, 1968-1969. Dedicated to those who have been and who still are traumatised by the Vietnam War. Hold steadfast to life and to love and kindness. Be strong and be brave.