Vietnam Vanguard – New 5RAR Book

“Vietnam Vanguard – The 5th Battalion’s Approach to Counter-Insurgency 1966”.  The attached flyer summarises the book which is being published by ANU Press.

The book is large, comprising 458 pages including 17 chapters written by 33 contributing authors, 7 appendices, 44  photographs, 13 maps and 3 diagrams in full colour.

Vietnam Vanguard is now with the printer and will be available for sale in hard copy via ANU Press and also free to read online from 28 February via their website.  It is to be officially launched by MAJGEN Stuart Smith AO, DSC at the 5RAR Association 55th anniversary reunion on the Gold Coast on 2 March 2020.