Kenny Laughton was born in Alice Springs and is a Vietnam Veteran who managed two tours of duty as a combat engineer with I Field Squadron, Royal Australian Engineers. On his return to Australia and subsequent discharge from the Armed Services, he successfully worked in high level positions both in community and government organizations. Kenny's published works include The Tunnel Rats of Phuoc Tuy, Not Quite Men No Longer Boys, and Night Games. Not Quite Men, No Longer Boys, an account of Kenny's military experiences in Vietnam, was launched at the Sydney Writers Festival in 1999.

Festivals: 2003

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