Barara

Date from 16 February 1945
Date to 19 February 1945
Unit 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
Category Battle honours
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

This honour was awarded for the offensive patrolling operations that led to the capture of Barara (also referred to as Darara), a village on the Buin Road, north-west of the Puriata River, in Bougainville’s Southern Sector. The battalion honour is unique to the 25th Infantry Battalion.