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RUSI NSW Military History Seminar - "The Armistice and Australia - The Great War Centenary Seminar"

The Auditorium - The Anzac Memorial Centenary Extension

27 November 2018 — 27 November 2018
$15 RUSI members / $20 non-members
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On this day

On this day
18 January

1942 — Lt Col C ANDERSON 2/19 Battalion, 8th Division, originally from Cape Town, South Africa, won a Victoria Cross for his leadership, his protection of his own wounded men, and for repeatedly risking his own life, during operations in Australia’s first contact with Japanese troops in the MUAR region of Malaya. Lt Col Anderson had previously won a Military Cross in WW1

1945 — Australian troops of 2/5 Battalion engaged troops of the 41st Japanese Division near the village of BALIF, New Guinea