Lewis Benbow


Lewis Benbow is an Infantry Solider who studies International Relations at University. The focus of his submissions on The Cove will be the operational environment that surrounds the ADF while we conduct operations at home or overseas. He aims to provide a wider picture of the broader social, political and environmental issues that are relevant to commanders and soldiers alike and wishes to start a discussion on how these issues may impact the ADF

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.



Nationalism and Globalisation - Old Fashion Patriotism in The Age of NATO

With the rise of nationalism as a potential threat to our global relationships, it is important for soldiers to understand the importance of these partnerships for Australia and Army.

By Lewis Benbow

Break In

Understanding the Operational Landscape: The Pros and Cons of Mapping Terror Groups

Understanding the use of mapping and its utility in informing the battlespace.

By Lewis Benbow