The Silent 7th: 7th Division AIF: Mark Johnston

The Unit History Of Australia’s 7th Division

silent 7th WW2 Division Book

  • Pages: 288
  • Edition: 1st edition, 2008 (now out of print)
  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9781922132635
  • Author: Mark Johnston
  • Unit: 7th Division
  • War: WW2

An Illustrated History Of The 7th Australian Division 1940-46 World War 2.

A comprehensive textual and photographic history of the Australian 7th division which fought with distinction in North Africa, New Guinea and the Pacific in the second World War.

The Silent 7th Contents:

List of maps


Conventions and abbreviations


– Origins and early days

– Giarabub and Tobruk

– The Syrian campaign

– Middle East, Far East, Australia (July 1941 August 1942)

– Milne Bay

– Kokoda

– The Battle of the beaches; Gona, Buna and Sanananda

– Lae to Dumpu

– Shaggy Ridge

– Australia 1944 – 5

– Balikpapan

– Conclusion

Appendix 1:7th Division casualties

Appendix 2:7th Division honours and awards






Snowy To The Somme: 55th Battalion AIF By Tim Cook

A History Of The 55th Battalion AIF World War 1 – A Muddy And Bloody Campaign.

55th Battalion WW1 Book

  • Pages: 416
  • Format: Softcover
  • ISBN: 9781922132635
  • Author: Tim Cook
  • Unit: 55th
  • War: WW1

Snowy To The Somme is the first book to be written on the 55th Battalion AIF.


  • Honours and Awards
  • Roll Of Honour
  • Nominal Roll


The 55th battalion was raised in 1916 (Egypt) and was part of the 14th Brigade, 5th Australian Division. The 55th BTN first battle was in Fromelles (France).

  • Disbanded: 1919 (at which stage it has merged with the 53rd).
  • The Fifty Fifth had one member win a V.C.
  • Battle Honours include: Bullecourt, Menin Road, Amiens, Hindenburg Line…..


Never Unprepared: 26th Australian Infantry Battalion: A.N. Turrell

The Unit History Of The 26th Battalion World War 2

26th Australian Infantry Battalion

AU$0.00 (Australia)

  • Condition: New Book
  • Pages: 192
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • ISBN: 646084976
  • Author/s: A.N. Turrell
  • Unit: 2/9th
  • War: WW2

A History of the 26th Australian Infantry Battalion (A.I.F.) 1939-1946.

Chapters include their service in: The Solomans, Rabaul, New Britain. With Honour Roll, Honours and Awards, Nominal Roll.

Nominal Roll, Honour Roll, Honours and Awards are included

Hardcover With DJ, 1st edition 1992, Used Book Excellent Cond., 194 pages.


  • Battle Honours: Bonis Porton
  • Disbanded: 1946


A History Of The 2/18th Infantry Battalion AIF: Di Elliot, Lynette Silver

The Unit History Of Australia’s 2/18th Battalion By Di Elliot, Lynette Silver

Buy: 2-18th Battalion WW2 Unit Book

AU$55.00 (Australia)

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Edition: Revised & Updated (original was called Against All Odds)
  • ISBN: 9781876439835
  • Authors: Di Elliot, Lynette Silver
  • Unit: 2/18th
  • War: World War 2

The Second Eighteenth Infantry BTN was formed in 1940 and was part of the 22nd Brigade (8th Division). In early 1941 the unit set off for Singapore to fight the invading Japanese in the Malayan Campaign. At the fall of Singapore; members were taken as POWs by the Japanese and separated. Some Soldiers were sent to Blakang Mati, Changi, Burma Railway & Sandakan (Borneo).

Pages: 300

    • Colour Patch: Purple Over Green Diamond
    • Disbanded: 1945
    • Battle Honours: Singapore Island – Johore – Jemaluang – Malaya 1941-42