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Author Ramsden, Graeme

Title Letters from Timor : a chaplains tour of duty
Published [Place of publication not identified] : Big Sky Publishing, 2011


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Description 196 pages
Summary Chaplain Graeme Ramsden served in Vietnam as a soldier with the Royal Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineer Corps in 1968-69. In 1976, he was commissioned and served as a quartermaster, officer commanding a workshop and, as an instructor at the L and Warfare Centre. In 1990, he undertook theological studies and was ordained as a deacon of the Roman Catholic Church and developed a wide pastoral experience with the church. In 1993, Graeme Ramsden commenced duties as a chaplain in teh Australian Regular Army and now has a vast depth of knowledge of the military environment. In 1999 he deployed on operations to support the Joint Support Unit with the with the international force in East Timor (INTERFET). During the deployment, he was also appointed Deputy Senoir Chaplain for the mission. He found that the operational deployment was a distinctive journey for each and every person that served with him. Through the compilation of significant excerpts of his experiences in Timor, Graem
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ISBN 9781921941009 paperback
1921941006 paperback