Army pharmacist alone on Middle East deployment

Dispensing life-saving medication in the Middle East is Zimbabwe born Australian Army Pharmacist Raymond Mushayabasa, who ensures soldiers, sailors and airmen have critical medical supplies.

“In the Middle East my role is unique here because I am the only pharmacist in the region,” Lieutenant Mushayabasa said.

“All medical demands come through me. That means I am supplying the Australian Navy, Army and the Air Force across three operations.”

Lieutenant Mushayabasa is currently deployed on Operation ACCORDION, based in Al