2nd / 25th Australian Infantry Battalion Print Page
Plaque commemorates those who served with the 2nd / 25th Battalion in World War Two.
The 2/25th Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army which was raised in 1940, and took part in the fighting in North Africa and Syria in 1941 before returning to Australia in 1942 to fight against the Japanese. Following this it took part in the fighting in New Guinea, undertaking two deployments there, firstly in 1942–43 and then again in 1943–44, before taking part in the Borneo campaign in 1945. The battalion was disbanded in early 1946.
|Address:||Wharf Street, Memorial Walkway, Chris Cunningham Park , Tweed Heads, 2485|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -28.17|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||01-July-1940|
|Actual Event End Date:||31-December-1945|
In Memory of All who Served and Laid Down their Lives
Syria Oivi Nadzab
Merdjayoun Gorari Ramu Valley
Kokoda Track Gona Borneo
Toribaiwa Lae Balikpapan
2/25 Australian Infantry BN A.I.F.
What We Have We Hold