Bravo Kiwi

Author: Craig Wilson
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  • : $40.00(NZD)
  • : 9781869538569
  • : David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
  • : David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
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  • : November 2014
  • : 230mm X 150mm
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  • : Craig Wilson
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  • : 16 colour photographs
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Barcode 9781869538569
9781869538569

Description

Major Craig Wilson is a decorated former SAS member, and has been in more combat zones than any other Kiwi soldier. He was the commanding officer of Bravo Company, which lost 2 soldiers when they went to the aid Afghan police at Baghek in August 2012. Craig was left injured, shot in the shoulder, and was Medevac'd to a German hospital. There he heard 3 more of his team had died in an explosion. This is the story of Craig Wilson and the men and women of Bravo Company. It starts in 2010 at Burnham army base and includes infantry preparations for; Christchurch earthquake; planning for Afghanistan; life in Bamiyan; the battle at Baghek and its aftermath.