Mark 'Splash' Aston
with Stuart Tootal
Mark Splash Aston spent 39 years in the British Army. He joined the Glosters as a teenager in the 1960s and passed Selection in 1979, joining Mountain Troop of D Squadron, 22 SAS.
Following service in the Falklands War, Splash ended up as regimental sergeant major in the SAS.
He is a keen distance runner.
Represented by: Philip Patterson
Photo credit: Tegan Rush
Sea King Down (Michael Joseph, 2021) - co-written with Stuart Tootal