Awarded for participation in the operations to clear the Japanese from a series of hilltop strongpoints sited along the Milford Highway around the village of Batuchampar, north-east of Balikpapan in Dutch Borneo. These strongpoints included the features known as Cello, Coke, Chair, Calm, Charm, and Cart.
CategoryBattle honours
Date from10 July 1945
Date to22 July 1945
Related units
  • 7th Cavalry Regiment
  • 1 Armoured Regiment
  • 2/25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2/31st Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2/33rd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2/1st Machine Gun Battalion