Kevin Holley speaks to Ray Cleaver about his time as Warrant Officer in the RNZ Infantry Regiment in the Malaya, Borneo and Vietnam Wars.
Holley served in Malaya in 1964, Borneo in 1965-1966 and Vietnam (with 161 Artillery Battery) in 1967-1968. He worked with the artillery in Vietnam and speaks about Agent Orange and ongoing health issues many Vietnam veterans have.
Date: 25 February 2013
Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes
Part of a series of 10 oral recordings created by Rata Education and Historic Productions Trust and Anvil Productions Ltd. The project aimed to capture the stories of the remaining Taranaki Vietnam, Korea and Malaya War veterans. The interviews were conducted 2012-2013 by Ray Cleaver. The project was funded with the help of a grant from the Taranaki Electricity Trust. The project was a continuation from an earlier project which captured the stories of WWII veterans.