17TH FIELD REGIMENT - HQ 5TH DIVISION
IN AUSTRALIA DURING WWII

 

The 17th Field Regiment were based at Aitkenvale in Townsville during May 1942.

In June 1942, the 57th Battery of the 17th Field Regiment were located in the Rollingstone Creek area north of Townsville. A few of the men based at Rollingstone Creek were Lt. William James Cameron, Neil Oveson, Jim Blaney, and Kev Wright (the Unit's photographer).

 

Can anyone help me with more information?

 

"Australia @ War" Research Products

I need your help

Copyright

 Peter Dunn 2015

Disclaimer

Please e-mail me
any information or photographs

"Australia @ War"
8GB USB Memory Stick

This page first produced 18 July 1998

This page last updated 13 January 2017