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8th Brigade (Australia)

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8th Brigade is an Australian Army Reserve training formation. [1]

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Adelaide Universities Regiment

Adelaide Universities Regiment (AUR) is an officer training unit of the Australian Army headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia.

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Aitape–Wewak campaign

The Aitape–Wewak campaign was one of the final campaigns of the Pacific Theatre of World War II.

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Annandale, New South Wales

Annandale is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Atherton Tableland

The Atherton Tableland is a fertile plateau which is part of the Great Dividing Range in Queensland, Australia.

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Attack at Fromelles

The Attack at Fromelles (Battle of Fromelles, Battle of Fleurbaix or Schlacht von Fromelles) 19–20 July 1916, was a British military operation on the Western Front during the First World War, subsidiary to the Battle of the Somme.

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Australian Army

The Australian Army is Australia's military land force.

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Australian Army Reserve

The Australian Army Reserve is a collective name given to the reserve units of the Australian Army.

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Australian Dictionary of Biography

The Australian Dictionary of Biography (ADB or AuDB) is a national co-operative enterprise founded and maintained by the Australian National University (ANU) to produce authoritative biographical articles on eminent people in Australia's history.

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Australian National University

The Australian National University (ANU) is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia.

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Balmain East, New South Wales

Balmain East is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Battle of Amiens (1918)

The Battle of Amiens, also known as the Third Battle of Picardy (3ème Bataille de Picardie), was the opening phase of the Allied offensive which began on 8 August 1918, later known as the Hundred Days Offensive, that ultimately led to the end of the First World War.

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Battle of Arras (1917)

The Battle of Arras (also known as the Second Battle of Arras) was a British offensive on the Western Front during World War I. From 9 April to 16 May 1917, British troops attacked German defences near the French city of Arras on the Western Front.

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Battle of Madang

The Battle of Madang, fought between early February and late April 1944, was the break-out and pursuit phase of the Markham and Ramu Valley – Finisterre Range and Huon Peninsula campaigns, which were part of the wider New Guinea campaign of World War II.

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Battle of Passchendaele

The Battle of Passchendaele (Flandernschlacht, Deuxième Bataille des Flandres), also known as the Third Battle of Ypres, was a campaign of the First World War, fought by the Allies against the German Empire.

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Battle of Sio

The Battle of Sio, fought between December 1943 and March 1944, was the break-out and pursuit phase of General Douglas MacArthur's Huon Peninsula campaign, part of the New Guinea campaign of World War II.

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Battlegroup (army)

A battlegroup (British/Commonwealth term), or task force (U.S. term) in modern military theory is the basic building block of an army's fighting force.

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Claude Ewen Cameron

Brigadier Claude Ewen Cameron, MC & Bar, OAM, ED (13 September 1894 – 10 September 1982) was an Australian Army officer.

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Conscription in 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.

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Drummoyne, New South Wales

Drummoyne is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Dundas, New South Wales

Dundas is a suburb of the Northern Suburbs District in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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Eastern Creek, New South Wales

Eastern Creek is a suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Edwin Tivey

Major General Edwin Tivey, (19 September 1866 – 19 May 1947) was an Australian stockbroker and a senior officer in the Australian Army during the First World War.

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Finschhafen

Finschhafen is a town 80 kilometers east of Lae on the Huon Peninsula in Morobe Province of Papua New Guinea.

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First Australian Imperial Force

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.

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Forest Lodge, New South Wales

Forest Lodge is a small, inner-city suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Gallipoli Campaign

The Gallipoli Campaign, also known as the Dardanelles Campaign, the Battle of Gallipoli, or the Battle of Çanakkale (Çanakkale Savaşı), was a campaign of the First World War that took place on the Gallipoli peninsula (Gelibolu in modern Turkey) in the Ottoman Empire between 17 February 1915 and 9 January 1916.

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Geraldton

Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, north of Perth.

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Glebe, New South Wales

Glebe is an inner-western suburb of Sydney.

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Haberfield, New South Wales

Haberfield is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Hundred Days Offensive

The Hundred Days Offensive was the final period of the First World War, during which the Allies launched a series of offensives against the Central Powers on the Western Front from 8 August to 11 November 1918, beginning with the Battle of Amiens.

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Huon Peninsula campaign

The Huon Peninsula campaign was a series of battles fought in north-eastern Papua New Guinea in 1943–1944 during the Second World War.

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Leichhardt, New South Wales

Leichhardt is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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Maurice Fergusson

Brigadier Maurice Alfred Fergusson, (5 December 1895 – 27 September 1975) was an Australian Army officer who served during both World Wars.

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Melbourne University Regiment

The Melbourne University Regiment (MUR) is an officer training unit in the Australian Army Reserve (ARes).

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New Guinea campaign

The New Guinea campaign of the Pacific War lasted from January 1942 until the end of the war in August 1945.

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New South Wales

New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.

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Newcastle, New South Wales

The Newcastle metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes most of the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie local government areas.

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Plan Beersheba

Plan Beersheba is a significant restructure of the Australian Army which was announced in 2011.

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Queensland

Queensland (abbreviated as Qld) is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia.

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Queensland University Regiment

Queensland University Regiment (QUR) is a training unit of the Australian Army Reserve.

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Rozelle

Rozelle is a suburb in the inner west of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

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South Australia

South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.

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Spring Offensive

The 1918 Spring Offensive, or Kaiserschlacht (Kaiser's Battle), also known as the Ludendorff Offensive, was a series of German attacks along the Western Front during the First World War, beginning on 21 March 1918, which marked the deepest advances by either side since 1914.

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Sydney

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Sydney University Regiment

Sydney University Regiment (SUR) is an officer-training regiment of the Australian Army Reserve.

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University of New South Wales Regiment

The University of New South Wales Regiment (UNSWR) is an Officer training unit of the Australian Army Reserve under the command of the 8th Brigade.

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Victoria (Australia)

Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.

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Western Australia

Western Australia (abbreviated as WA) is a state occupying the entire western third of Australia.

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Western Australia University Regiment

The Western Australian University Regiment (WAUR) is an Australian Army Reserve training unit for the 13th Brigade.

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Western Front (World War I)

The Western Front was the main theatre of war during the First World War.

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World War I

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.

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World War II

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.

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17th Battalion (Australia)

The 17th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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18th Battalion (Australia)

The 18th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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19th Brigade (Australia)

The 19th Brigade was a formation of the Australian Army that was raised as part of the Second Australian Imperial Force for service during World War II.

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1st Division (Australia)

The 1st Division is the main formation of the Australian Army and contains the majority of the Army's regular forces.

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29th Battalion (Australia)

The 29th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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2nd Battalion (Australia)

The 2nd Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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2nd Division (Australia)

The 2nd Division commands all the reserve brigades in Australia.

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2nd Military District (Australia)

The 2nd Military District was an administrative district of the Australian Army that covered most of New South Wales, with its headquarters in Sydney.

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2nd/17th Battalion, Royal New South Wales Regiment

The 2nd/17th Battalion, Royal New South Wales Regiment (2/17 RNSWR) is a reserve infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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30th Battalion (Australia)

The 30th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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31st Battalion, Royal Queensland Regiment

The 31st Battalion, Royal Queensland Regiment (31 RQR) was a Reserve infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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32nd Battalion (Australia)

The 32nd Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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35th Battalion (Australia)

The 35th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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3rd Division (Australia)

The 3rd Division was an infantry division of the Australian Army.

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41st Battalion, Royal New South Wales Regiment

The 41st Battalion, Royal New South Wales Regiment, (41 RNSWR), is an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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4th Battalion (Australia)

The 4th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army.

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4th Division (Australia)

The Australian 4th Division was formed in the First World War during the expansion of the Australian Imperial Force infantry brigades in February 1916.

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51st Battalion, Far North Queensland Regiment

The 51st Battalion, Far North Queensland Regiment (51 FNQR) is an Australian Army Regional Force Surveillance Unit.

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5th Division (Australia)

The 5th Division was an infantry division of the Australian Army which served during the First and Second World Wars.

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5th Machine Gun Battalion (Australia)

The 5th Machine Gun Battalion was an infantry support unit of the Australian Army.

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6th Division (Australia)

The 6th Division was an infantry division of the Australian Army.

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7th Brigade (Australia)

7th Brigade is a combined arms formation or brigade of the Australian Army.

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7th Field Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery

The 7th Field Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery was an Australian Army Reserve artillery unit with its headquarters at Pymble, New South Wales, and was part of 8th Brigade until it was disbanded in early 2013.

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8th Engineer Regiment (Australia)

The 8th Engineer Regiment was a reserve engineer regiment of the Australian Army.

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8th Field Ambulance (Australia)

The 8th Field Ambulance was a medical unit of the Australian Army.

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9th Brigade (Australia)

The 9th Brigade is a Reserve formation of the Australian Army headquartered at Keswick Barracks in Keswick, South Australia, with elements located in Tasmania, New South Wales and South Australia.

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Redirects here:

8th Australian Infantry Brigade, 8th Infantry Brigade (Australia), Australian 8th Brigade.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8th_Brigade_(Australia)

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