Colin D. Heaton is an author and professor, who coordinated and assisted various military veterans' organizations in Europe and USA. He has written articles for Military History, World War II, Aviation History and Reunions magazines. Currently he taches History, Military History, Holocaust Studies and Sociology at the American Military University.
Unique perspectives and fascinating insights propel the narrative in "Four-War Boer: The Century and Life of Pieter Arnoldus Krueler," a new book written by the husband-and-wife team of Colin D. Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis. ... The life story of the "grandfather if special forces" regales the reader with adventures, constant combat and the evolution of warfare from cavalry to the Atomic Age. ... This biography was the result of extensive interviews with the remarkable man as well as research into hard-to-find secondary sources and published primary sources. ... This powerful book sheds eye-opening lights on one warrior's firsthand viewpoints on pivotal events during a transformative and controversial century of military history. -- Stuart A. Hessney Toy Soldier and Model Figure Magazine