Hari River

Date from 02 July 1945
Date to 07 July 1945
Category Battle honours
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

This honour was awarded for participation in the successful advance from the Hongorai River to the Hari River, in Bougainville’s Southern Sector. The Australians continued their successful tactic of advancing along two axes, along Buin and Commando Roads, and utilized their advantage in air, artillery, and armoured support.