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16th Australian Infantry Brigade Memorial commemorates those who served in World War Two.
|Address:||Campbelltown Road, Ingleburn Military Precinct, Ingleburn, 2565|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.975556|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||03-September-1939|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-1945|
16th AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY BRIGADE
6th Division - 2nd A.I.F. 1939-1945
The Brigade and its supporting units first assembled here at Ingleburn Camp in November 1939 soon after the outbreak of World War II. The Brigade served with great distinction throughout the war in Libya., Greece. Crete. Syria. Papua and New Guinea./
Libya 1940-41 Bardia. Capture of Tobruk.
1941 Mount Olympus. Tempe Gorge. Brallos Pass.
Crete 1941 Retimo. Heraklion.
Syria 1941 Damascus - Dimas. Damour.
Papua 1942 Templeton`s Crossing. Eora Creek. Oivi - Gorari. Sanananda Road.
New Guinea 1944-45 Nambut Ridge. But - Dagua. Hawain River. Wewak.