Frank Reid


Frank Reid served for 8 years in the Canadian Armed Forces. During that time period, he spent 4 years with 3rd Mechanized Commando and 1RCR in West Germany during the cold war. He also served with the Royal Canadian Regiment on peacekeeping operations in Cyprus following the invasion of the island by Turkey in 1974.

Smashwords Interview

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The idea that I can write and create a work that will excite and make people laugh and cry! This makes me get up every morning with a smile on my face.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Organic gardening and working with veterans issues
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Where to buy in print


1972-1979 A Canadian Soldier at Peace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,180. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
a sobering look, although not always sober at the transformation from civilian to soldier and peacekeeper in war zones. an overview of training and dangerous,stressful situations they encountered, often through the sights of a gun. these were the soldiers who drank ,smoked dope and fornicated their way around the world,always waiting to fufill their obligation of "unlimited liability"

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adventure    alcohol    apc    canadian army    chopper    cold war    commando    cyprus    drugs    germany    gunshot    military    peacekeeping    reforger    sex    soldier