Vietnam Vanguard

Appendix G. Bibliography

The Vietnam War as a Whole

Hastings, Max, Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945–1975, William Collins, London, 2018

Australia’s Part in the War

Edwards, Peter, Australia and the Vietnam War, NewSouth Publishing, Sydney, 2014

Ham, Paul, Vietnam: the Australian War, Harper Collins, Australia, 2007

Horner, David, Strategic Command: General Sir John Wilton and Australia’s Asian Wars, Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, 2005

Odgers, George, Mission Vietnam: Royal Australian Air Force Operations 1964–1972, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, 1974

The First Australian Task Force in Vietnam

Chamberlain, Ernest, The Viet Cong: D445 Battalion, Ernest Chamberlain, Point Lonsdale, 2016

Davies, Bruce with McKay, Gary, Vietnam: The Complete Story of the Australian War, Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, 2012

Fairhead, Fred, A Duty Done: A Summary of Operations by The Royal Australian Regiment in the Vietnam War 1965–1972, The Royal Australian Regiment Association SA Inc., Linden Park, 2014

Gower, Steve, Rounds Complete: An Artillery Forward Observer in Vietnam, Big Sky Publishing Pty Ltd, Newport, 2017

McNeill, Ian, To Long Tan: The Australian Army and the Vietnam War 1950–1966, Allen & Unwin in association with the Australian War Memorial, St Leonards, 1993

McNeill, Ian and Ekins, Ashley, On the Offensive: The Australian Army in the Vietnam War, January 1967–June 1968, Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, 2003

O’Neill, Robert J., Vietnam Task: The 5th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, Cassell Australia, Melbourne, 1968

Richardson, Thomas, Destroy and Build: Pacification in Phuoc Tuy, 1966-72, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2017,

White, Tony, Starlight: An Australian Army Doctor in Vietnam, CopyRight Publishing, Brisbane, 2011


O’Neill, Robert, ‘Three Villages of Phuoc Tuy’, Quadrant, January–February 1967

O’Neill, Robert, ‘Australian Military Problems in Vietnam’, Australian Outlook, April 1969

Warr, John A., ‘Cordon and Search Operations in Phuoc Tuy Province’, Australian Army Journal No. 222, November 1967