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Medals of the Month | June | Lieutenant General George Leonard Lee, DSO, CMG

The medals we are looking at this month belonged to Lieutenant General George Leonard Lee, DSO, CMG.

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This Week In History | Week 24

Our deep dive into history this week has uncovered the start of the Syria–Lebanon campaign, the promotion of Sir Thomas Blamey to Field Marshal, the Battle of Litani River, the start of the Battle of North Borneo, actions in South Africa, the battle for Jezzine and 6RAR arriving in Vietnam.

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This Week in History | Week 23

This week’s spotlight on history covers the evacuation from Crete, 2 RAR arriving in Vietnam, the first actions of the AIF in France, the battle of Binh-Ba and the battle of Messines.

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This Week in History | Week 22

This week’s tour of the past takes us to the formation of 'A' Siege Battery, the first and second attacks on Fire Support Base Balmoral, the first voyage of HMAS Sydney to Vietnam, the attack on Quinn's Post and the end of the Boer War.

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This Week in History | Week 21

This week our historical highlights are the third Turkish counter-attack at Gallipoli, the battle for Crete, the reinforcement of Kanga force and the first death of an Australian National Serviceman in Vietnam.

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