Served in military (Regular Force) for 20 years. Deployed to Malaysia, Borneo, Vietnam and Singapore. Retired from the New Zealand Army in 1980. Promoted to Sergeant after Vietnam, he served as a Staff Sergeant with the 5th Wellington West Coast Taranaki Battalion Group (5WWCT) prior to retirement.
Vietnam War Oral History Project interviewee. Interview and transcript held at the Alexander Turnbull Library Oral History Centre in Wellington, New Zealand. Reference: OHInt-0959-12