Becoming a driver in the Lebanon
Interviewed for MAOHP - 28/09/2016
Reference Code: IE_MA_MAC_006_MAOHP_011_A
In this clip, Regimental Sergeant Major Geraldine Browne speaks about becoming the Company Commander's driver during her tour to the Lebanon with the 73rd Infantry Battalion (May 1993 – Oct 1993). She recalls that the previous driver had become very nervous as a result of regular bombing and states that she was asked to consider taking over the role. She then became the Company Commander's Driver for Commander Mick Verling to all of the posts he had to visit around the Area of Operations.