Awarded for participation in the rearguard action near the village of Soter (Sotir) in northern Greece where a small British Commonwealth force defended a defile, between a low ridge and a swamp, through which the main road south ran. The 2/4th Battalion was the only Australian recipient of this honour.
CategoryBattle honours
Date from13 April 1941
Date to13 April 1941
Related units 2/4th Australian Infantry Battalion