Ted Serong

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Francis Philip "Ted" Serong
Born 11 November 1915
Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia
Died 1 October 2002(2002-10-01) (aged 86)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Allegiance Australia Australia
Service/branch Australian Army
Years of service 1937–1968
Rank Brigadier
Commands held Australian Army Training Team Vietnam
Battles/wars Second World War
Vietnam War
Awards Distinguished Service Order
Officer of the Order of the British Empire

Brigadier Francis Philip "Ted" Serong DSO, OBE (11 November 1915 – 1 October 2002) was a senior officer of the Australian Army, most notable for his contributions to counter-insurgency and jungle warfare tactics, and as commander of the Australian Army Training Team Vietnam from 1962 until 1965.