The Australian Divisions of 1914-1918

Click on the Divisional number or name for a full order of battle and summary of the history of the division. Please note that the Australian contribution to the mounted forces appears on the Mounted Divisions page.

Division

Theatres served in

Arrival in first theatre

Gallipoli, France & Flanders

April 1915


Gallipoli, France & Flanders

August 1915


France & Flanders

December 1916


France & Flanders

Formed in Egypt in February 1916; to France June 1916


France & Flanders

Formed in Egypt in February 1916; to France June 1916



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AWM
Near Hargicourt, France, on 1 October 1918. Australian soldiers searching their German prisoners for souvenirs after an attack on the Hindenburg Line outpost. Image courtesy of the Australian War Memorial. Larger copy

Memorial
The Australian National Memorial erected at Villers-Bretonneux to commemorate all Australian soldiers who fought in France and Belgium during the Great War, to their dead, and especially to name those of the dead whose graves are not known. There are superb views of the Somme valley from the lantern tower.
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