SYRIA 1941-10-25. MEN OF THE 2/31ST INFANTRY BATTALION AT WORK ON THE FIELD SIGNAL EXCHANGE ...

Unit 2/31st Australian Infantry Battalion
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Accession Number 021183
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Place made French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Syria, Jebel Tourbel
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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SYRIA 1941-10-25. MEN OF THE 2/31ST INFANTRY BATTALION AT WORK ON THE FIELD SIGNAL EXCHANGE EXCAVATIONS. THE WORK WAS PART OF THE SECOND LINE OF DEFENCE WHICH RAN FROM THE SYRIAN COAST AT A POINT THREE MILES SOUTH OF THE AERODROME ON THE TRIPOLI LATAKIA ROAD AND ALMOST DUE EAST TO THE JEBEL TOURBEL AREA.