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18 Australian Infantry Brigade

Unit Histories

From To Type Notes
13-Oct-1939 ? 13-Oct-1939 ? Created in Australia
08-May-1940 08-May-1940 Event Brigade sailed from Melbourne for Egypt as 3rd Wave of 6 Division.
17-Jun-1940 17-Jun-1940 Event Brigade arrived at Gourock in Scotland having been diverted.
15-Nov-1940 15-Nov-1940 Event Brigade embarked at Glasgow for Egypt.
31-Dec-1940 31-Dec-1940 Event Brigade arrived Alexandria.
17-Mar-1941 17-Mar-1941 Event Elements of Brigade moved to Siwa Oasis.
21-Mar-1941 21-Mar-1941 Event Capture of Giarabub Oasis.
22-Mar-1941 28-Mar-1941 Event Return to Ikingi Maryut, Egypt.
22-Aug-1941 22-Aug-1941 Event Brigade withdrawn from Tobruk
15-Dec-1941 ? 15-Dec-1941 ? Other Brigade stationed at Aleppo, Northern Syria.


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