Bonis-Porton

Date from 07 June 1945
Date to 11 June 1945
Units
Category Battle honours
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

This honour was awarded for the offensive operations in the Bonis Peninsula, in the Northern Sector of Bougainville. It includes the unsuccessful landing at Porton, and the unsuccessful attempt to establish the Porton – Chindawon line, where Australian troops tried to overcome strong Japanese defences.