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5 Australian Infantry Division

Brigade

From To Nation Subordinate
06-Apr-1942 28-Apr-1942 Australian 1 Australian Motor Brigade
06-Apr-1942 15-Jan-1943 ? Australian 11 Australian Infantry Brigade
06-Apr-1942 15-Jul-1943 ? Australian 29 Australian Infantry Brigade
06-Apr-1942 29-Apr-1942 Australian 4 Australian Infantry Brigade
06-Apr-1942 15-Jul-1942 ? Australian 7 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Jan-1943 ? 15-Feb-1943 ? Australian 7 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Feb-1943 ? 15-Aug-1943 ? Australian 4 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Jul-1943 ? 15-Aug-1943 ? Australian 7 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Aug-1943 ? 15-Oct-1943 ? Australian 15 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Aug-1943 ? 15-Sep-1943 ? Australian 17 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Aug-1943 ? 15-Mar-1944 ? Australian 29 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Sep-1943 ? 15-Oct-1943 ? Australian 4 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Oct-1943 ? 15-Jan-1944 ? Australian 15 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Oct-1943 ? 15-Oct-1943 ? Australian 26 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Jan-1944 ? 15-Aug-1944 ? Australian 4 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Jan-1944 ? 15-Oct-1944 ? Australian 8 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Apr-1944 ? 15-Aug-1944 ? Australian 15 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Aug-1944 ? 15-Sep-1944 ? Australian 7 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Nov-1944 ? 15-Jun-1945 ? Australian 13 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Nov-1944 ? 21-Jul-1945 Australian 6 Australian Infantry Brigade
15-Dec-1944 ? 15-Jun-1945 ? Australian 4 Australian Infantry Brigade

Battalion

From To Nation Subordinate
06-Apr-1942 30-Apr-1942 ? Australian 11 Field Regiment RAA
06-Apr-1942 28-Apr-1942 Australian 17 Field Regiment RAA
06-Apr-1942 30-Apr-1942 ? Australian 5 Field Regiment RAA
06-Apr-1942 30-Apr-1942 ? Australian 101 Anti-Tank Regiment RAA
15-Jun-1942 30-Aug-1942 Australian 2 Reconnaisance Battalion
30-Aug-1942 13-Jan-1943 Australian 2 Light Horse
04-Mar-1943 15-Jul-1943 Australian 47 Infantry Battalion designated as Drakeforce on Goodenough Island.
15-Mar-1943 22-Apr-1943 Australian 1 Army Tank Battalion
27-Jul-1943 28-Aug-1943 Australian 2/8 Armoured Regiment
23-Aug-1943 11-Sep-1943 Australian 15 Infantry Battalion
07-Sep-1943 14-Sep-1943 Australian 2/6 Infantry Battalion
26-Sep-1943 07-Oct-1943 Australian 37/52 Infantry Battalion
02-Sep-1944 27-Nov-1944 Australian 2/4 Armoured Regiment
15-Jun-1945 ? 15-Jun-1945 ? Papuan 1 New Guinea Infantry

Company

From To Nation Subordinate
06-Apr-1942 30-Apr-1942 ? Australian 11 Field Company RAE
06-Apr-1942 28-Apr-1942 Australian 16 Field Company RAE
06-Apr-1942 30-Apr-1942 ? Australian 24 Field Company RAE
06-Apr-1942 30-Apr-1942 ? Australian 55 Field Park Company RAE

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Notes Miscellaneous Notes for Unit
Order of Battle Order of Battle for this Unit
Subordinates Units subordinated to or attached to the Unit
Superiors Units to which this Unit was subordinated or attached
Theatres Theatres of Operations which Unit served in