2017 the Commemoration of Sanananda Parade in Martin Place on the 75 Anniversary.
May 2019 saw 21 of our members attend the dedication of a new commemorative plaque in Sanananda, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea.
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With proud thanksgiving, a mother for her children, England mourns for her dead across the sea. Flesh of her flesh they were, spirit of her spirit, Fallen in the cause of the free. Solemn the drums thrill: Death august and royal Sings sorrow up into immortal spheres. There is a music in the midst of... Continue reading
To Download the Booklet compiled for the 75th Anniversary of the Sanananda Campaign please click of the image of the banner. We are pleased to welcome you and present to you this booklet at the 2017 anniversary luncheon of the 55th/53rd Battalion Association. Today we celebrate all veterans of the 55th/53rd Australian Infantry Battalion and... Continue reading