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Major general john cantwell ao, dsc joined the australian army as a private in 1974. Major general john cantwell served in the two iraq wars and was a commander of australian forces in afghanistan in 2010, during which ten soldiers died under his leadership. Major general john patrick cantwell, ao, dsc born 9 october 1956 is a retired senior australian army officer. The story of crickets early years by john major and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. We offer the widest selection of john nunn chess books at the lowest prices with sameday shipping. Major general john cantwell discusses his book exit wounds, a searing story of the realities of australias recent wars and the enduring scars they leave on our armed forces, with professor amin. A deeply personal, fast paced and insightful account of cantwell s life in the australian army. For other senior ranking officers, see list of australian army brigadiers. The following is an incomplete list of australian army generals i. John cantwell knows this from almost forty years of leading men and women in some of the toughest situations imaginable. Growing up in toowoomba, he was educated at downlands college and st. As a country boy from queensland, john cantwell signed up to the army as a private and rose to the rank of major general. The former commander of australian forces in afghanistan, major general ret john cantwell discusses his battle with posttraumatic stress disorder and the prevalence of the disorder in the armed forces. He attended officer training in 1981, and was commissioned into.
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