A Trooper - mini version. A small craft being pressed into service as a troopship during the Confrontation in Borneo in the sixties. There was always a shooting match of some kind going on somewhere, but only the big ones, such as Korea and Vietnam, were 'dignified' by the title of War. The Confrontation (Malaysia v. Indonesia) ran from 1962 to 1966 and came hot on the heels of the Emergency in Malaya, which had kicked off in 1948 at more or less the same time as the Huks started shooting in the Phillipines. There were lots of others.
Harm could come to a young man in all those non-wars.
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