Awarded for participation in the operations that led to the capture of Wewak, the site of a major Japanese base, on the coast of northern New Guinea.
CategoryBattle honours
Date from8 May 1945
Date to11 May 1945
Related units
  • 6th Australian Division Cavalry Regiment
  • 2/4 Armoured Regiment
  • 2/4th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2/8th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2/11th Australian Infantry Battalion
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