The latest book by Bob Meehan OAM, D Company 4 RAR was released in November 2019. Although named after the motto of Bobís favourite company in the 4th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (4 RAR), The Road Runners, it is in general, a story of Bobís Army career his postings and experiences both in 4 RAR and in other units and of course his service in South Vietnam with D Company, 4 RAR. It is also about the Australian Regular Army, itís ethos, itís history, itís weapons and equipment, itís pride and itís wartime experiences.
If you never buy another military book, buy this one. Use it as a history book, a reference book and a general interest book on the making of a soldier, the proving of a soldier and the respect and brotherly love offered, accepted and enjoyed between soldiers who have served together to forge history and who shared the experiences that others can only wish that they could have experienced. This is an ideal book to give families, schools, historians and to ex-service organisations.
Coffee table book, A4 size, satin finished paper, large font for easy reading.
500+ pages, 350+ b/w photos, 126,304 words, weighs 1.75 kilograms.
Price. $45.00 plus $10 postage (Australia)
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New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory . . . Northern Territory . . . Queensland . . . South Australia . . . Tasmania . . . Victoria . . . Western Australia 4 RARASSOCIATIONS OF AUSTRALIA THE FIGHTING FOURTH
MALAYSIA/BORNEO - SOUTH VIETNAM - EAST TIMOR/TIMOR LESTE - IRAQ - AFGHANISTAN
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Books by Bob Meehan OAM
the motto of the Royal Australian Regiment
These books by Bob Meehan OAM are available for sale. They describe his journey from a young child, through to the Vietnam war where he served with D Company 4 RAR on its second tour and on to his life and adventures as a former serviceman but with very strong ties to the ex-service community, especially 4 RAR.