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The Action at Mechili was an engagement between Commonwealth and Italian forces during Operation Compass.
Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city of Australia.
Aitape is a small town of about 18,001 people on the north coast of Papua New Guinea in the Sandaun Province.
The Aitape–Wewak campaign was one of the final campaigns of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
The Atherton Tableland is a fertile plateau which is part of the Great Dividing Range in Queensland, Australia.
The Australian Army is Australia's military land force.
The Australian Army Reserve is a collective name given to the reserve units of the Australian Army.
The Battle of 42nd Street (27 May 1941) was a battle fought during World War II on the Greek island of Crete.
The Battle of Bardia was fought over three days between 3 and 5 January 1941, as part of Operation Compass, the first military operation of the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War.
The Battle of Crete (Luftlandeschlacht um Kreta, also Unternehmen Merkur, "Operation Mercury," Μάχη της Κρήτης) was fought during the Second World War on the Greek island of Crete.
The Battle of France, also known as the Fall of France, was the German invasion of France and the Low Countries during the Second World War.
The Battle of Greece (also known as Operation Marita, Unternehmen Marita) is the common name for the invasion of Allied Greece by Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany in April 1941 during World War II.
The Battle of Vevi (or Veve, Μάχη της Bεύης), in Greece, also known as the Battle of the Klidi Pass, was part of the Greek campaign of World War II.
Benghazi (بنغازي) is the second-most populous city in Libya and the largest in Cyrenaica.
Borg El Arab (برج العرب) is an industrial city in the governorate of Alexandria, Egypt.
Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.
Chania (Χανιά,, Venetian: Canea, Ottoman Turkish: Hanya) is the second largest city of Crete and the capital of the Chania regional unit.
Chermside is a major suburb of City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
Conscription in Australia, or mandatory military service also known as national service, has a controversial history dating back to the first years of nationhood.
Crete (Κρήτη,; Ancient Greek: Κρήτη, Krḗtē) is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, the 88th largest island in the world and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, after Sicily, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Corsica.
Darwin is the capital city of the Northern Territory of Australia.
The demobilisation of the Australian military after World War II involved discharging almost 600,000 men and women from the military, supporting their transition to civilian life and reducing the three armed services to peacetime strengths.
Farida Force was the name given to an ad hoc composite Australian Army formed during World War II.
The First Australian Imperial Force (1st AIF) was the main expeditionary force of the Australian Army during World War I. It was formed on 15 August 1914, following Britain's declaration of war on Germany, initially with a strength of one infantry division and one light horse brigade.
Major General George Alan Vasey, (29 March 1895 – 5 March 1945) was an Australian Army officer.
Glenelg is a beach-side suburb of the South Australian capital of Adelaide.
Hindmarsh is an inner suburb of Adelaide, South Australia.
Lieutenant General Sir Horace Clement Hugh Robertson, (29 October 1894 – 28 April 1960) was a senior officer in the Australian Army who served in the First World War, the Second World War and the Korean War.
Ikingi Maryut is an area in the Western Desert, outside Alexandria, Egypt.
The King's Royal Rifle Corps was an infantry rifle regiment of the British Army that was originally raised in British North America as the Royal American Regiment (also known as the Royal Americans) in the Seven Years' War and for Loyalist service in the American Revolutionary War.
The Kokoda Track campaign or Kokoda Trail campaign was part of the Pacific War of World War II.
Kozani (Κοζάνη) is a city in northern Greece, capital of Kozani regional unit and of West Macedonia region.
This is a list of the brigades raised by the Australian Army.
Melbourne University Publishing (MUP) is the book publishing arm of the University of Melbourne.
Mount Gambier is the second most populated city in South Australia with an estimated urban population of 28,684.
New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.
The North African Campaign of the Second World War took place in North Africa from 10 June 1940 to 13 May 1943.
Palestine (فلسطين,,; Παλαιστίνη, Palaistinē; Palaestina; פלשתינה. Palestina) is a geographic region in Western Asia.
Piraeus (Πειραιάς Pireás, Πειραιεύς, Peiraieús) is a port city in the region of Attica, Greece.
Port Adelaide is a port-side region of Adelaide, approximately northwest of the Adelaide CBD.
Puckapunyal (more formally the Puckapunyal Military Area, but also known as the Puckapunyal Camp or Puckapunyal Army Base, and colloquially as "Pucka") is an Australian Army training facility and base 10 km west of Seymour, in central Victoria, south-eastern Australia.
The Salamaua–Lae campaign was a series of actions in the New Guinea campaign of World War II.
The Second Australian Imperial Force (Second, or 2nd, AIF) was the name given to the volunteer personnel of the Australian Army in World War II.
Semaphore is a suburb in the Australian state of South Australia located in north-west of Adelaide on the Gulf St Vincent coastline of the LeFevre Peninsula about from the Adelaide city centre.
Sfakiá (Σφακιά) is a mountainous area in the southwestern part of the island of Crete, in the Chania regional unit.
South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.
Syria (سوريا), officially known as the Syrian Arab Republic (الجمهورية العربية السورية), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest.
The Syria–Lebanon campaign, also known as Operation Exporter, was the British invasion of Vichy French Syria and Lebanon from June–July 1941, during the Second World War.
The Crown is the state in all its aspects within the jurisprudence of the Commonwealth realms and their sub-divisions (such as Crown dependencies, provinces, or states).
Unley is an inner-southern suburb of Adelaide, South Australia, within the City of Unley.
Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.
Western Australia (abbreviated as WA) is a state occupying the entire western third of Australia.
Wewak is the capital of the East Sepik province of Papua New Guinea.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The 12th Brigade was an infantry brigade of the Australian Army.
The 16th Brigade was an infantry brigade in the Australian Army.
The 17th Brigade was an infantry brigade in the Australian Army.
The 18th Brigade was an infantry brigade of the Australian Army.
The 2/11th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army which saw service during World War II.
The 2/12th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army which served during World War II.
The 2/3rd Machine Gun Battalion was formed in June 1940 as part of the 7th Division and served in Egypt, Syria, the Netherlands East Indies and New Guinea during World War II.
The 2/4th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army that was raised for service during World War II, as part of the Second Australian Imperial Force.
The 2/8th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army that served during World War II.
The 23rd/21st Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.
The 26th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the New Zealand Military Forces, which served during the Second World War as part of the New Zealand 2nd Division.
The 4th Military District was an administrative district of the Australian Army.
The 6th Division was an infantry division of the Australian Army.
8th Brigade is an Australian Army Reserve training formation.