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Two Australian soldiers cool off in a stream after a patrol in the Wonginara area of New Guinea (in the Torricelli mountains inland from Dagua). Signalman H Hobson pours a hatful of water over Private L Thwaites of Australian Infantry Battalion. Anzac Soldiers, Burma Campaign, Historia Universal, Anzac Day, Military History, Ww2 History, Naval History, Vietnam War, Armed Forces

Two Australian soldiers cool off in a stream after a patrol in the Wonginara area of New Guinea (in the Torricelli mountains inland from Dagua). Signalman H Hobson pours a hatful of water over Private L Thwaites of 2/3 Australian Infantry Battalion. While the Americans were liberating the Philippines, the Australians faced thousands of Japanese holding out in New Guinea, the Solomons and New Britain.

FARIA VALLEY, NEW GUINEA. 1944-02-09. PERSONNEL OF "B" COMPANY, 2/10TH INFANTRY BATTALION, CROSS THE FARIA RIVER ON THE JOURNEY TO THE RAMU VALLEY AFTER BEING RELIEVED BY THE 58/59TH INFANTRY ... Australian Defence Force, Anzac Day, Military Pictures, British Soldier, Lest We Forget, Second World, Vietnam War, World History, Military History

FARIA VALLEY, NEW GUINEA. 1944-02-09. PERSONNEL OF "B" COMPANY, 2/10TH INFANTRY BATTALION, CROSS ...

11 May 1945 - War in New Guinea continues, with Australians attacking Wewak - A Bren gun team of Australian Infantry Battalion support an attack on Mount Shiburangu, near Wewak in Papua New Guinea. Art Of Manliness, Ww2 Photos, Anzac Day, Papua New Guinea, Vietnam War, Military History, Military Art, World War Two, Wwii

AUSTRALIAN FORCES IN NEW GUINEA, 1945

HU 69098. A Bren gun team of 2/8th Australian Infantry Battalion support an attack on Mount Shiburangu near Wewak in Papua New Guinea.

Australian soldiers from the Infantry Battalion, Division on the Kokoda Trail, New Guinea. Anzac Soldiers, Australian Defence Force, Anzac Day, British Army, Vietnam War, Military History, World War Ii, Wwii, Division

World War 2 Photos and Facts on Instagram: “Australian soldiers belonging to the 2/1st Battalion, 6th (Australian) Division, take a rest after marching along the "Kokoda Track", New…”

the_ww2_memoirs Australian soldiers belonging to the 2/1st Battalion, 6th (Australian) Division, take a rest after marching along the "Kokoda Track", New Guinea, October/November, 1942. As you can clearly see in the photograph one is lying against his Bren light machine gun which was the main light machine gun used by the Australian and British forces during WW2. It was accurate, reliable, rugged, and easy to move and handle. They, unlike many machine guns used by the Allies during that…

The Battle for New Guinea World War II with America's Australian Allies. Wartime Issue 23 - New Guinea Offensive A New Guinean bearers carrying a stretcher down a steep slope from Shaggy Ridge to a dressing station at Guy’s Post. In the cent. Les Cents, Berlin, Man Of War, Fuzzy Wuzzy, Anzac Day, Lest We Forget, Papa Francisco, South Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Wartime Issue 23 - New Guinea Offensive | The Australian War Memorial

NEW GUINEA. 8 NOVEMBER 1943. A PAPUAN INFANTRY BATTALION PATROL LED BY AUSTRALIAN SOLDIERS SETS OUT INTO THE MOUNTAINS FROM KUMBARUM, BELOW SHAGGY RIDGE. THE AUSTRALIANS LEADING THE PATROL, FROM ... Naval History, Military History, Army Pics, Military Police, German Army, World History, Armed Forces, World War Two, Wwii

NEW GUINEA. A PAPUAN INFANTRY BATTALION PATROL LED BY AUSTRALIAN SOLDIERS SETS OUT INTO THE ...

Australian troops slosh through knee-deep water in the jungles of Buna. The stifling heat and swampy, insect-infested terrain took a harsh toll on the morale of many. Ww2 Pictures, Life Pictures, Anzac Soldiers, Australian Defence Force, Anzac Day, Army & Navy, World War Two, Wwii, Battle

The Battle Of Buna: Costly For Both Allies and Japanese - Warfare History Network

The Battle of Buna during the defense of Australia in New Guinea saw both sides battle stubborn resistance, harsh jungle, and treacherous mountains.

1942-12-04. NEW GUINEA. GONA. TYPICAL AUSTRALIAN WHO IS FIGHTING IN THE GONA AREA. THIS PHOTO WAS TAKEN LESS THAN 100 YARDS FROM THE JAPANESE POSITIONS. (NEGATIVE BY G. SILK). Australian War Memorial Burma Campaign, Global Conflict, 100 Yards, Anzac Day, British Soldier, December 4, Fallen Heroes, Us Marines, Lest We Forget

1942-12-04. NEW GUINEA. GONA. TYPICAL AUSTRALIAN WHO IS FIGHTING IN THE GONA AREA. THIS PHOTO WAS TAKEN LESS THAN 100 YARDS FROM THE JAPANESE POSITIONS. (NEGATIVE BY G. SILK). Australian War Memorial

On the road to Buna, Australian troops cross the Kumusi River on an improvised bridge. Anzac Day, Lest We Forget, Aussies, Papua New Guinea, Vietnam War, Military History, Western Australia, Armed Forces, World War Two

On the road to Buna, Australian troops cross a stream on an improvised bridge. AWM013755

 Private Jack Goodsall, Battalion, 26 May AWM Anzac Soldiers, Home Guard, Army & Navy, British Army, Borneo, Military History, Armed Forces, World War Ii, Troops

Taking a break. Private Jack Goodsall, 35th Battalion, 26 May 1944. AWM 073584.