6th Infantry Battalion (VIC) 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, AIF

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About This Unit

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The 6th Battalion was raised  at Broadmeadows Camp north of Melbourne as the second battalion in the 'Victorian' Brigade of the 1st Division; as depicted by its colour patch.  The rectangle signifies the First Division.  The red lower portion indicates the second brigade in the Division and the purple upper the second battalion in the brigade.  An 'A' was added after ANZAC to indicate formations and units that served there.


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