Unit: 2/25th Australian Infantry Battalion Richard Kelliher (1910-1963) was born in Ireland and migrated to Australia in 1929. He was a labourer in Brisbane before enlisting in 1941. Sent to the Middle East, he transferred to the 2/25th after the Syrian campaign. The battalion returned to Australia the following year, then took part in the fighting in the Owen Stanley Range and at Gona. Kelliher spent the first half of 1943 in hospital with malaria, before returning to Papua. A month later…
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Three Australian soldiers, representing three of the five fighting Divisions of the Australian Imperial Force. From L to R: The Division (diamond shape shoulder patch), Division (oval shaped) and Division (rectangular).