Lieutenant Peter James Isaacs MID.
accompanying the award of Mentioned in
Peter James lsaacs has acted in a dual
capacity since the 5th Battalion, The Royal
Australian Regiment entered operations in
Vietnam. In addition to his normal tasks as
unit Adjutant he has also carried out the
role of assistant Operations Officer in the
Battalion command post.
Pressure of continuous operations
necessitated long hours of work under
extremely arduous conditions and throughout
this period, he cheerfully carried out all
tasks presented to him. His coolness,
ability and readiness to accept
responsibility have contributed greatly to
both the operational and administrative
efficiency of the unit and have been an
inspiration to those serving with him.