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Australian soldiers civilians Labuan

Australian soldiers civilians Labuan

Australian soldiers and local civilians on Labuan Island, Borneo. The soldier on the right is armed with a US M1 Carbine, which was not normally issued to Australian soldiers.

Herring NT Force (150093), World War II photo

Herring NT Force (150093), World War II photo

Australian War Memorial (AWM) catalog number 150093 Members of the 6th Division march past Major General E. F. Herring at Darwin in 1942

Port Moresby bombs in habour 1942

Port Moresby bombs in habour 1942

Australian War Memorial image P02018.068. Bombs explode in Port Moresby's harbour during one of the first Japanese air raids on the town in 1942

Mission204China - Australia in World War Two

Mission204China - Australia in World War Two

Australian troops of the British Military Mission 204 march to the front in Jiangxi province - Australian War Memorial (AWM)

VOAC - (P043339) - Australia in World War Two

VOAC - (P043339) - Australia in World War Two

CHART HELD IN THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL SHOWING SILHOUETTES OF ENEMY AIRCRAFT.

Wirraway at Gusap 070126 - Australia in World War Two

Wirraway at Gusap 070126 - Australia in World War Two

Gusap, Ramu Valley, New Guinea. 1944-01-02. 405747 Flying Officer R.D. Lee-Warner with members of No. 4 (Tactical Reconnaissance) Squadron's ground staff who are engaged in attaching containers to the bomb rack... More

AWM 080049 10th-48th Battalion band Melville Sep 1944

AWM 080049 10th-48th Battalion band Melville Sep 1944

The band of the 10th/48th Battalion at Melville Oval, Darwin, Sep 1944

AWM 022643 2 1st Australian Corps Field Survey Coy Syria 1941

AWM 022643 2 1st Australian Corps Field Survey Coy Syria 1941

Members of the 2/1st Australian Corps Field Survey Company, Syria, December 1941

Japanese forces Borneo - Public domain map

Japanese forces Borneo - Public domain map

Picryl description: Public domain photo of Japanese painting, free to use art, no copyright restrictions image.

No 75 Sqn RAAF Kittyhawk Milne Bay Sept 1942

No 75 Sqn RAAF Kittyhawk Milne Bay Sept 1942

A No. 75 Squadron RAAF P-40 Kittyhawk at Milne Bay.

Northern Territory airfields 1943 - Public domain map

Northern Territory airfields 1943 - Public domain map

Picryl description: Public domain map of World War Two, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Crossing the Gusap River 015982

Crossing the Gusap River 015982

Ramu Valley, New Guinea. 26 October 1943. Australian troops in their victorious push along the Markham and Ramu valleys cross a bridge over the ten knot Gusap River. This bridge was built in a few hours.

Japanese camp administrator Ikeuchi at Morotai

Japanese camp administrator Ikeuchi at Morotai

Bahasa Indonesia: Perwira penterjemah Jepang, Ikeuchi, yang bertanggungjawab terhadap tahanan perang asal Australia yang ditahan di Ambon, tiba di Morotai untuk pengadilan kejahatan perang terhadapnya.English: ... More

POWs Burma Thai RR. Japanese empire during World War Two.

POWs Burma Thai RR. Japanese empire during World War Two.

Australian and Dutch prisoners of war at Tarsau in Thailand. The four men are suffering from beri beri.

355 Squadron Liberation Burma (AWM image SEA0010)

355 Squadron Liberation Burma (AWM image SEA0010)

Australian and New Zealand personnel assigned to the No. 355 Squadron RAF, at Salbani, Bengal, India, in 1944.

4th Division Geraldton October 1942 (AWM image 028700)

4th Division Geraldton October 1942 (AWM image 028700)

Troops from the 4th Division exercising around Geraldton, October 1942. The 4th Division was allocated as an "enemy" force for the Australian Army to practice defensive operations

Australian 2-43rd Inf Bn embarking from Cairns August 1943 (AWM image 055354)

Australian 2-43rd Inf Bn embarking from Cairns August 1943 (AWM image ...

Troops from the Australian 24th Infantry Brigade, including the 2/43rd Infantry Battalion, embarking at Cairns, 8 August 1943, bound for New Guinea.

Australian 2-7th Inf Bn at Puckapunyal 1940 (AWM photo 000814)

Australian 2-7th Inf Bn at Puckapunyal 1940 (AWM photo 000814)

Soldiers from the Australian 2/7th Infantry Battalion march to the rifle range at Puckapunyal, for small arms training, 23 February 1940.

Japanse bombardementen bij Broome (Australië), Bestanddeelnr 935-0134

Japanse bombardementen bij Broome (Australië), Bestanddeelnr 935-0134

Nederlands: Collectie / Archief : Fotocollectie Anefo Reportage / Serie : [ onbekend ] Beschrijving : Japanse bombardementen bij Broome (Australië) Annotatie : Op achterzijde "not to be reproduced" Datum : 3 m... More

Troop ship farewell (000304-01)

Troop ship farewell (000304-01)

Women friends and family on the wharf waving farewell to the departing troop transport ship RMS Strathallan carrying the Advance Party of the 6th Division AIF to service overseas. They include: George Vasey's w... More

2-3rd Anti-Tank Regiment gun Tobruk (AWM 020760)

2-3rd Anti-Tank Regiment gun Tobruk (AWM 020760)

Gunners from the Australian 2/3rd Anti-Tank Regiment at Tobruk, September 1941

4th Cavalry Brigade at Wallgrove 1940 (AWM image P02835007)

4th Cavalry Brigade at Wallgrove 1940 (AWM image P02835007)

Australian 4th Cavalry Brigade on exercise around Wallgrove, New South Wales, February 1940

M3 Light Tanks assault on Buna, World War II photo

M3 Light Tanks assault on Buna, World War II photo

AWM Caption: Australian-manned General Stuart M3 Light Tanks bust Japanese pillboxes in the final assault on Buna. Members of D Company, 2/12th Battalion, await the order to move forward after the tank has fini... More

Australian 2-4th Infantry Battalion Gaza 1940 (AWM photo 001373)

Australian 2-4th Infantry Battalion Gaza 1940 (AWM photo 001373)

Troops from the Australian 2/4th Infantry Battalion at Gaza Public domain photograph of military parade, army ceremony, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

AWM 016241 Sattelberg mission 24 November 1943

AWM 016241 Sattelberg mission 24 November 1943

Sattelberg, New Guinea, November 1943 following the capture of the position by Australian troops from the 26th Brigade.

AWM 060591 1st Tank Battalion Sattelberg 17 November 1943

AWM 060591 1st Tank Battalion Sattelberg 17 November 1943

Matilda tanks from the Australian 1st Tank Battalion near Sattelberg, 17 November 1943.

AWM 067977 28th Aust Inf Bn changing of the guard 1944

AWM 067977 28th Aust Inf Bn changing of the guard 1944

Soldiers from the 28th Australian Infantry Battalion conducting a changing-of-the-guard ceremony at Darwin, Northern Territory

AWM 074144 Aust 4th Inf Bn Hansa Bay New Guinea 1944

AWM 074144 Aust 4th Inf Bn Hansa Bay New Guinea 1944

Soldiers from the Australian 4th Infantry Battalion on patrol near Hansa Bay, New Guinea, 1944, using a captured Japanese staff car.

AWM 076539 36th Battalion enroute to New Ireland

AWM 076539 36th Battalion enroute to New Ireland

Australian soldiers from the 36th Battalion (St George's English Rifle Regiment) on a troopship enroute to New Ireland 1944

AWM 089471 2 48th Battalion advance on Tarakan 1945

AWM 089471 2 48th Battalion advance on Tarakan 1945

Soldiers of the Australian 2/48th Battalion advance alongside tanks from the 2/9th Armoured Regiment during the attack on the Sykes feature on Tarakan in April 1945

Fake Japanese invasion map of Australia 1942

Fake Japanese invasion map of Australia 1942

A map depicting a faked plan for a Japanese landing in Australia during World War II. The map originated in Australia's legation to Chungking and was rightly not regarded as genuine by the Australian Military t... More

Mission 204 (P00763001) - Australia in World War Two

Mission 204 (P00763001) - Australia in World War Two

Australian War Memorial (AWM) catalog number P00763.001. Four members of the Australian contingent to the British Mission 204 in Yunnan Province, China in 1942.

OG1851Waddy1944 - Australia in World War Two

OG1851Waddy1944 - Australia in World War Two

Noemfoor Island, Dutch New Guinea. 1944-10-21. The Commanding Officer of No. 80 (Kittyhawk) Squadron RAAF, Squadron Leader J. L. Waddy DFC of Sydney, NSW, climbing into his Kittyhawk aircraft to go on a strike ... More

Protesting Australian soldiers 1945 (124202)

Protesting Australian soldiers 1945 (124202)

Australian War Memorial (AWM) catalog number 124202. Long-serving Australian military personnel at Morotai protesting about delays in their repatriation to Australia and demobilisation. 4,500 men took part in t... More

VAOC - (REL36246) - Australia in World War Two

VAOC - (REL36246) - Australia in World War Two

Circular badge of gold coloured metal, enamelled on the front with red, white and blue concentric circles with a central golden eagle. Printed on the blue enamel in gold is 'VOLUNTEER AIR OBSEVERS CORPS' and 'O... More

AWM P04017064 Australian POWs at Shikoku Japan c 1945

AWM P04017064 Australian POWs at Shikoku Japan c 1945

Australian prisoners of war at Shikoku, Japan, c. 1942-45. The prisoners came from a variety of units including the 2/22nd Infantry Battalion, the 1st Independent Company, the New Guinea Volunteer Rifles, and ... More

2-5th Field Regiment Syria 1941 (AWM image 020815)

2-5th Field Regiment Syria 1941 (AWM image 020815)

25-pounder field guns from the Australian 2/5th Field Regiment firing a practise shoot at Baalbek, Syria, September 1941

3.7 inch AA gun and crew Fremantle Nov 1943 AWM 060199

3.7 inch AA gun and crew Fremantle Nov 1943 AWM 060199

AWM caption : FREMANTLE, WA. 1943-11-15. CREW OF A HEAVY ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN OF HEADQUARTERS, 29TH AUSTRALIAN HEAVY ANTI-AIRCRAFT BATTERY, FREMANTLE FIXED DEFENCES AT ACTION STATIONS.

3rd Aust Armd Div(AWM 133886)

3rd Aust Armd Div(AWM 133886)

On display at the Australian War Memorial is the Formation Sign of the 3rd Australian Armoured Division, showing a mounted knight in armour.

Australian troops cross the Gusap River 015976

Australian troops cross the Gusap River 015976

New Guinea. Ramu Valley. Australian troops in their victorious push along the Markham and Ramu Valleys cross a bridge over the ten knot Gusap River. This bridge was built in a few hours.

AWM 068802 2-28th Bn personnel landing at Palm Beach August 1944

AWM 068802 2-28th Bn personnel landing at Palm Beach August 1944

Troops from the 2/28th Battalion conducting an exercise at Palm Beach, Queensland, August 1944

AWM 092041 Matilda tanks advance on Hongorai River 1945

AWM 092041 Matilda tanks advance on Hongorai River 1945

A Matilda tank from the 2/4th Armoured Regiment, Australian Army, crossing the Hongorai River on Bougainville in May 1945

BANKSTOWN BUNKER DURING WWII - Australia in World War Two
BLAMEY surrender 1945. Public domain, Post-war Japan.

BLAMEY surrender 1945. Public domain, Post-war Japan.

AWM caption: Tokyo Bay, Japan. 2 September 1945. General Sir Thomas Blamey (at the table) about to sign the surrender document on behalf of Australia. Behind General Blamey are the other members of the Australi... More

Bren carriers from the Australian 2-43rd Inf Bn on manoeuvres Syria (AWM photo 024402)

Bren carriers from the Australian 2-43rd Inf Bn on manoeuvres Syria (A...

Bren carriers from the Australian 2/43rd Infantry Battalion on manoeuvres at Homs, Syria, June 1942

Fingal 303287 - Public domain image of steamship

Fingal 303287 - Public domain image of steamship

Australian cargo steamer SS Fingal. This ship was sunk by a Japanese submarine off the Australian east coast on 5 May 1943. 27 members of her crew were killed in this sinking. AWM image 303287

IR 001 Newton - Australia in World War Two

IR 001 Newton - Australia in World War Two

Wagga, New South Wales, 1941. Left to right: Unknown; Flying Officer William Ellis (Bill) Newton; Betty Rose (Mrs Ian Frederick Rose).

Markham River Crossing - Australia in World War Two

Markham River Crossing - Australia in World War Two

Lieutenant Colonel J. T. Lang's Force of 2/6th Field Company, 2/2nd Pioneer Battalion and B Company, Papuan Infantry Battalion crossing the Markham River on the way to Nadzab, after their overland march from T... More

003626Murdoch1b - Australia in World War Two

003626Murdoch1b - Australia in World War Two

1940-02-17. PORT MORESBY - SQUADRON LEADER A.M. MURDOCH, RAAF FIRES A BURST FROM LEWIS GUN IN PORT VENT OF A18-10 USING SHADOW OF FLYING BOAT AS MORNING TARGET ON THE SEA. 3626A - PORT MORESBY - AN AUSTRALIAN A... More

VAOC - State Library (12249) - Australia in World War Two

VAOC - State Library (12249) - Australia in World War Two

Enroll in the V.A.O.C. Volunteer Air Observers Corps The eyes & ears of the Air Force Harold Freedman 1915-1999 artist. Melbourne : J.T. Picken & Sons [1942-1945]

013177LukisCobby1940, World War II photo

013177LukisCobby1940, World War II photo

AWM caption: "1940-09-04. Left to right : Group Captain W. Garing, D.F.C. Air Commodore F.W.F. Lukis, O.B.E. Group Captain A.H. Cobby, D.S.O., D.F.C. and two bars Lukis is retiring from A.O.C., N.E.A., Cobby is... More

Australian 2-15th Infantry Bn at Limbang Borneo August 1945 (AWM image 114550)

Australian 2-15th Infantry Bn at Limbang Borneo August 1945 (AWM image...

Troops from the Australian 2/15th Infantry Battalion land at Limbang, Borneo, August 1945

Australian machine gunners on Borneo in 1945 (AWM 110829)

Australian machine gunners on Borneo in 1945 (AWM 110829)

Australian Vickers machine gunners from the 2/1st Machine Gun Battalion at Balikpapan, Borneo, 2 July 1945

AWM P03315 003 Funeral of LTCOL John Considine O'Neil Malaya November 1941

AWM P03315 003 Funeral of LTCOL John Considine O'Neil Malaya November ...

Funeral procession for Lieutenant Colonel John Considine O'Neil, commanding officer of the Australian 2/15th Field Regiment, who was killed in an accident in Malaya in November 1941

AWM019422 Yokosuka. Public domain, Post-war Japan.

AWM019422 Yokosuka. Public domain, Post-war Japan.

30 August 1945. Yokosuka Naval Base, en:Tokyo Bay, Japan. Commander Yuzo Tanno hands over the keys of the Yokosuka Naval Base to Captain H. J. Buchanan, en:Royal Australian Navy. Buchanan led the first British ... More

B Company 2 19th Aust Infantry Battalion

B Company 2 19th Aust Infantry Battalion

B Company 2/19th Australian Infantry Battalion in Malaya 1940 standing outside Negri Sembilan Cricket Club Français : Compagnie B 2 / 19ème bataillon d'infanterie australienne en Malaisie en 1940 devant le club... More

Disposals commission 1949

Disposals commission 1949

Australian War Memorial image 106065. The final meeting of the Commonwealth Disposals Commission in September 1949. The meeting was held at Parliament House in Canberra.

Eaton 1945 - Australia in World War Two

Eaton 1945 - Australia in World War Two

Group Captain Charles Eaton OBE, AFC, Officer Commanding RAAF Southern Area

Major General J.E.S. Stevens, Queensland, Australia

Major General J.E.S. Stevens, Queensland, Australia

WONDECLA, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA. 1944-03-06. VX17 MAJOR-GENERAL J.E.S. STEVENS, DSO., ED., GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING, 6TH DIVISION.

Brewster Buffalos Mk IRAAF Singapore October 1941 - A group of men standing next to an airplane

Brewster Buffalos Mk IRAAF Singapore October 1941 - A group of men sta...

Brewster Buffalo Mark I's for the re-equipment of Nos. 21 and 453 Squadrons RAAF, being inspected by RAF personnel at Sembawang airfield, Singapore.

USA C E Indies 5

USA C E Indies 5

Sourced from: http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USA/USA-C-EIndies/index.html Caption: Japanese Conquest of Java 1-8 March 1942

2-2nd Field Regiment at Singleton in January 1943

2-2nd Field Regiment at Singleton in January 1943

Gunners from the 2/2nd Field Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery, practicing at Singleton, New South Wales, January 1943

3 NGIB lines Nadzab September 1945 (AWM image 030266-02)

3 NGIB lines Nadzab September 1945 (AWM image 030266-02)

A Company, 3rd New Guinea Infantry Battalion's lines at Nadzab, 8 September 1945

451 Squadron RAAF pilots May 1944

451 Squadron RAAF pilots May 1944

Australian War Memorial image MEA1749. [AWM caption:] "Poretta, Corsica, France. May 1944. Pilots of No. 451 Squadron RAAF which is operating from a forward Mediterranean base in Corsica stand in front of a Sup... More

AGAS 1 Party - Australia in World War Two

AGAS 1 Party - Australia in World War Two

AGAS 1 party at Lokopas (in sarongs made from parachute silk). From left: Ma'aruff bin Said, Sgt Jack Wong Sue, Maj Gort Chester, Skeet Hywood, Mahammed Sariff. (http:///journal/j37/borneo.asp)

AWM 007742 4 6th Division casualties from Crete

AWM 007742 4 6th Division casualties from Crete

Soldiers from the Australian 6th Division arrive in Alexandria after being evacuated from Crete, June 1941

AWM 055632 Aust 2-6th Inf Bn mortars New Guinea 1943

AWM 055632 Aust 2-6th Inf Bn mortars New Guinea 1943

Mortars from the Australian 2/6th Infantry Battalion firing in New Guinea, August 1943

AWM 089881 Sailors at HMAS Lonsdale May 1945

AWM 089881 Sailors at HMAS Lonsdale May 1945

Australian sailors at HMAS Lonsdale, Melbourne, celebrate the end of the Second World War in Europe, 9 May 1945.

Lerew 1945 - A black and white photo of a man in uniform
Returned Australian POWs Oct45 - Australia in World War Two

Returned Australian POWs Oct45 - Australia in World War Two

Australian War Memorial image 121234. Former Australian prisoners of war wave from the bus which took them to the Royal Agricultural Showgrounds after arriving at Central Station in Brisbane.

SLNSW 129168 MLC - Australia in World War Two
VAOC - (P00024005) - Australia in World War Two

VAOC - (P00024005) - Australia in World War Two

ANGLESEA, VIC. 1943-02-07. AERIAL VIEW OF A VOLUNTEER AIR OBSERVER CORPS (VAOC) POST. (PHOTOGRAPH BY RAAF)

6th Division arrives at the wharves, 9-10 January 1940, by Sam Hood

6th Division arrives at the wharves, 9-10 January 1940, by Sam Hood

This photo is from a collection depicting the wartime departure of the 6th Division for the Middle East, 9-10 January 1940. Format: Photograph Find out more about this photographic collection: 153835 Search for... More

2 5th Bn AIF gun pits in New Guinea August 1943

2 5th Bn AIF gun pits in New Guinea August 1943

2/5th Battalion, Australian Army, Second World War. Members of the battalion man gun pits in New Guinea on 7 August 1943

2-1st Machine Gun Battalion on the march to Nassau Bay 1943 (AWM photo 055901)

2-1st Machine Gun Battalion on the march to Nassau Bay 1943 (AWM photo...

Australian soldiers from 'A' Company, 2/1st Machine Gun Battalion rest at Skindewai, on the march from Bulolo to Nassau Bay, August 1943

2-1st Medium Regiment training at Ingleburn (AWM P02729.036)

2-1st Medium Regiment training at Ingleburn (AWM P02729.036)

2/1st Medium Regiment at Ingleburn, New South Wales Public domain photograph of military forces, army, artillery, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

2-6th Field Regiment Moresby September 1942 (AWM image 026718)

2-6th Field Regiment Moresby September 1942 (AWM image 026718)

25-pounder gun from the Australian 2/6th Field Regiment around Port Moresby, New Guinea, September 1942

6-pounder gun of the 2-3rd Anti-Tank Regiment (AWM 024823)

6-pounder gun of the 2-3rd Anti-Tank Regiment (AWM 024823)

6-pounder gun and vehicle of the Australian 2/3rd Anti-Tank Regiment, August 1942

AWM 024517 2-8th Field Regiment in action at El Alamein 12 July 1942

AWM 024517 2-8th Field Regiment in action at El Alamein 12 July 1942

Guns of the Australian 2/8th Field Regiment firing around El Alamein, 12 July 1942

AWM 073832 Australian 37th 52nd Infantry Battalion New Guinea 1944

AWM 073832 Australian 37th 52nd Infantry Battalion New Guinea 1944

An Australian Vickers machine gun team from the 37/52nd Infantry Battalion on Karkar Island, New Guinea, on 4 June 1944

AWM 078546 Australian 42nd Battalion patrol on Bougainville

AWM 078546 Australian 42nd Battalion patrol on Bougainville

Australian troops from the 42nd Battalion patrol on Bougainville, January 1945

AWM 079155 26th Battalion Bougainville 1945

AWM 079155 26th Battalion Bougainville 1945

Troops from the Australian 26th Battalion landing on Bougainville February 1945

Bankstown 01 - Public domain copyright free geographic map
Broome B-24 destroyed P02039 - Australia in World War Two

Broome B-24 destroyed P02039 - Australia in World War Two

A pall of smoke rises from the burning hull probably of a Liberator, one of the six large aircraft, which included two Flying Fortresses and a Liberator, destroyed on the aerodrome in the Japanese air-raid on t... More

Directional range finder detachment in command post at Swanbourne February 1943 AWM 029012

Directional range finder detachment in command post at Swanbourne Febr...

AWM caption: Fremantle, Australia. 1943-02-02. Fremantle fixed defences. Directional range finder detachment in command post at Swanbourne. Left to right: Lance-bombardier C. J. Jarvis and Gunner K. M. Healy.

Four RAAF Nursing Service sisters at Darwin in December 1943

Four RAAF Nursing Service sisters at Darwin in December 1943

RAAF Nursing Service Sisters walk along the path from their lodge to the wards of a hospital at Darwin

Kaiapit fly in 057499 - Australia in World War Two

Kaiapit fly in 057499 - Australia in World War Two

Australian soldiers from the 2/16th Battalion arriving at Kaiapit by air

Mines Darwin P04079-005 - Australia in World War Two

Mines Darwin P04079-005 - Australia in World War Two

Two Australian soldiers inspect Japanese naval mines which have come ashore at Mindil Beach, Darwin. AWM image P04079.005

New Guinea Infantry Battalion troops July 1945 (AWM image 018919)

New Guinea Infantry Battalion troops July 1945 (AWM image 018919)

Troops from one of the New Guinea Infantry Battalions on patrol, July 1945

VDC (P02018-087) - Australia in World War Two

VDC (P02018-087) - Australia in World War Two

Australian War Memorial (AWM) catalog number P02018.087 Members of the Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC) in 1942 before they were issued with uniforms.

11th Division commander at Dobodura 1943

11th Division commander at Dobodura 1943

Commander of the Australian 11th Division, Major General Allan Boase (centre) with staff officers at Dobodura, New Guinea, October 1943

13th Field Regiment at Cairns 1944 (AWM image 085204)

13th Field Regiment at Cairns 1944 (AWM image 085204)

Australian 13th Field Regiment gunners load a 25-pounder artillery piece onto a landing craft around Cairns, Queensland, January 1944

14 32nd Battalion (Australia) wounded New Britain March 1945

14 32nd Battalion (Australia) wounded New Britain March 1945

Wounded from the 14th/32nd Battalion (Prahan/Footscray Regiment) await evacuation from the battle zone around Bacon Hill in the Waitavalo area, Wide Bay, New Britain.On left PRIVATE HAROLD JOHN ADAMS VX102366, ... More

2-4th MG Bn personnel 1945 (AWM photo 117847)

2-4th MG Bn personnel 1945 (AWM photo 117847)

Ex prisoners of war from the Australian 2/4th Machine Gun Battalion on board the MV Highland Brigade, on their way home to Australia after the war.

2nd Mountain Battery Nadzab (AWM 075997)

2nd Mountain Battery Nadzab (AWM 075997)

Gunners from the Australian 2nd Mountain Battery firing a 75 mm pack howitzer in practice near Nadzab, New Guinea, September 1944

An 010702 De La Rue 1941 - A black and white photo of a group of men in uniform

An 010702 De La Rue 1941 - A black and white photo of a group of men i...

Royal Australian Air Force, Flying School: Air Commodore H.F. de la Rue inspecting trainees

AWM 009516 2-10th Australian Infantry Battalion April 1941

AWM 009516 2-10th Australian Infantry Battalion April 1941

Soldiers from the 2/10th Australian Infantry Battalion, April 1941

AWM 018819 Australian education officer lecture Maprik 1945

AWM 018819 Australian education officer lecture Maprik 1945

An Australian Education Officer lectures soldiers from the 6th Division, Maprik, New Guinea.

AWM 020483 2-23rd Aus Inf Bn in Libya August 1941

AWM 020483 2-23rd Aus Inf Bn in Libya August 1941

Troops from the 2/23rd Australian Infantry Battalion in Libya Public domain photograph of quarry, mining industry, miners, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

AWM 060601 2 48th Battalion Sattelberg 17 November 1943

AWM 060601 2 48th Battalion Sattelberg 17 November 1943

Australian soldiers from the 2/48th Battalion around Sattelberg, New Guinea, 17 November 1943

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