This is the true narrative of a military diver and bomb disposal operator who, after a dynamic career being one of the select few British Royal Navy Mine Warfare and Clearance Diving (MCD) specialists, finds himself Far From Breaking Waves in the land locked country of Afghanistan serving as a member of the Royal Australian Navy. There are even fewer Australian MCDs. The book chronicles his time based in the dangerous war torn city of Kabul as ISAF's Chief of Counter Improvised Explosive Device Exploitation, and his voyage through an exciting adventure packed career to get there.
Brad Vincent joined the British Royal Navy in 1983 as a sailor, served for 23 years and left as a Mine Warfare and Clearance Diving Officer. He now serves in the Royal Australian Navy. He lives with his family in Sydney Australia.