- Wartime magazine issue 88
Wartime magazine issue 88
By Official magazine of the Australian War Memorial
Wartime Magazine (Spring 2019) - Australian peacekeeping
- Touchdown in East Timor by Tom Richardson. With Dili on fire, Australian troops were rushed in to help keep the peace.
- Before Kibeho by Jean Bou. The first Australian contingent to Rwanda faced a difficult and uncertain environment.
- Hands tied at Kibeho by Kevin O'Halloran. The experience of Australian personnel in Rwanda was frustrating, terrifying and unforgettable.
- Into Afghanistan by Miesje de Vogel. After the Soviet-Afghan War, Australian trainers helped clear thousands of landmines.
- The good neighbour by Steven Bullard. How the Australian military has provided assistance with natural disasters in the region.
- Six months in the Sollies by Garth O'Connell. A reservist's reflections on his service in Solomon Islands.
- Brave new Australia by Peter Londey. Australia came out of the Second World War independent, outward looking and confident in its dealings with Asia.
- Australians as peacekeepers by David Horner. For more than 70 years Australia has been providing peacekeepers to the world and our region.
- Australian peacekeepers in Somalia by Bob Breen. Australia's participation in Somalian peace enforcement revealed what could be achieved.
- Plus regular features including Reflections, Collection Insights, In the Picture, and The Last Post.
Details: Magazine, published 2019.
Format: Soft cover, illustrations, 72 pages.
Dimensions: 29.7 cm (h) x 20.2 cm (w) 0.5 cm (d) / 210 grams.