3rd Battalion Royal Australian Regiment Print Page
A monument commemorates all who served in the 3rd Battalion Royal Australian Regiment.
3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3 RAR) is a parachute infantry battalion of the Australian Army, based in Sydney. 3 RAR was initially formed in 1945 as the 67th Battalion and has seen active service in Japan, Korea, Malaya, South Vietnam, East Timor, the Solomon Islands, Afghanistan and Iraq. The Battalion is a rapid deployment light infantry unit which makes up a major part of Australia's Ready Deployment Force.
|Address:||King William Road & Victoria Drive, Pathway of Honour, Adelaide, 5000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.918871|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 27th March, 2011|
The Royal Australian Regiment
Dedicated To All Members Who Have Served In The Battalion
From Its Raising In 1948 And, In Particular, To Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice.
Lest We Forget
Areas Of Deployment
Japan Korea Malaya Thai/Malay Border
Malaysia Borneo South Vietnam East Timor
Iraq Solomon Islands Timor Leste Afghanistan
Unveiled by Brig L. J. Lewis AM (Ret) on the 27th of March 2011