Derrill de Heer

Personal Details

Full name

Derrill de Heer

About me

Served in Malaya 1962-1964.  Two tours on Malay / Thai border.  1 with 2 RAR and 1 with 3 RAR.  Indonesian Confrontation in West Malaysia and was at the Muar River action with 3 RAR and captured Indonesian infiltrators.

Participant in major SEATO exercise in Thailand operating out of Ubon air base.

In Vietnam first tour served with 8 RAR and 1 Australian Psychological Operations Unit.  Second tour with 4 RAR/NZ (ANZAC) Bn

Military Service

Served in Vietnam, Served in the Military