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The end of 2014 marked the conclusion of Operation Slipper, Australia's military contribution to the International Security Assistance Force mission in Afghanistan.
Australian Defence Force troops tasked with assisting the communities of Rockhampton, Yeppoon and Byfield in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Marcia, completed their mission on 13 March 2015.
On 2 November 1942, the 2/31st Battalion cautiously entered Kokoda. Expecting to encounter the Japanese, the patrol found the village abandoned.
Anzac Day is one of Australia’s most important national commemorative occasions. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War.
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