Soter

Date from 13 April 1941
Date to 13 April 1941
Unit 2/4th Australian Infantry Battalion
Category Battle honours
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

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.