Jock Vennell

Jock Vennell is a historian by training, a former newspaper, radio and magazine journalist, and public affairs executive with the Ministry of Defence. For six years he edited New Zealand Defence Quarterly, and in this role first encountered Major-General Sir Andrew Russell.

Books by Jock Vennell

Man of Iron

Published: March 2017

The first biography of one of New Zealand's best known First World War soldiers.

The Forgotten General

Published: April 2014

The biography of one of New Zealand's greatest military leaders, whose story has remained untold until now.

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