11th Division (Australia)

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11th Division
Active 1942–1945
Country Australia Australia
Branch Army
Type Infantry

World War II

The 11th Division was an Australian Army unit formed during World War II by the redesignation of Milne Force on 1 October 1942. The division saw action in New Guinea during the Finisterre Range campaign and in New Britain.[1] It was disbanded on 31 August 1945.[2]

Divisional units[edit]

All units that served with the division during the war.[3]

Commanding officers[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Dennis et al 1995, p. 104.
  2. ^ "11 Infantry Division history". Order of Battle. Retrieved 6 November 2009. 
  3. ^ "11 Infantry Division units". Order of Battle. Retrieved 6 November 2009. 


  • Dennis, Peter; Connor, John; Morris, Ewan; Prior, Robin (1995). The Oxford Companion to Australian Military History (1st ed.). Melbourne: Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-553227-9.