Timor 1942

About Australia’s first commando campaign:

This Newsreel  titled “The men of Timor” was produced by Damian Parer in September 1942 tel.ls of Australia’s first commandos, the members of the 2/2 independant company

 

Additional resources about Timor 1942

Despite the actions of these Australian soldiers being less well known than those of Kokoda there are still some excellent resources available

The Australian War Memorial photo essay titled Fighting in Timor 1942 

The West Australian Museum held an exhibition titled Debt of Honour

The 2/2 commando Association has website called Double Reds