Let Enemies Beware: 2/15th Battalion: Ron Austin

The History of the 2/15th Battalion 1940-1945 World War 2.

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  • Condition: New Book
  • Pages: 364
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Edition: Reprint
  • ISBN: 9780646215945
  • Author/s: Ron Austin
  • Unit: 2/15th
  • War: WW2

Contains Nominal Roll, Battle Honours, Honours and Awards, Honour Roll.

  Tobruk, Palestine, Syria, El Alamein, Borneo


The 2/15th Infantry Battalion was formed in 1940 in Redbank Brisbane (Queensland) for service in World War 2. After the units several months of basic training in both Redbank & NSW the 2/15th Battalion boarded the Queen Mary and sailed for Palestine (arriving early 1941) alongside other 20th Brigade units (at first part of the 7th Division then 9th Division AIF).

Battle Honours Included: Bumi River, Scarlet Beach, North Africa, Borneo….

Disbanded: 1946