Christian Johnston

Major Christian Johnston is a company commander within 'Old Faithful', the 3rd Battalion, the Royal Australian Regiment in Townsville.

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The Vanguard: Lessons Learnt by a Combat Team Commander during Mechanisation

This year marked another turning point in the storied history of ‘Old Faithful’ as it took its first steps towards becoming a mechanised infantry battalion under Plan KEOGH. In this week's long read, Christian Johnston shares seven key lessons from this experience.

By Christian Johnston

The M113AS4 Armoured Personnel Carrier now forms part of the 3 RAR ORBAT.