Description: Barracks Patch – 16th Battalion (Royal Western Australian Regiment) Battle Group (Current Issue).
Comments: Current issue Barracks Patch – 16th Battalion (Royal Western Australian Regiment) Battle Group. Complete with velcro.
The 16th Battalion, The Royal Western Australia Regiment (16 RWAR) is an Australian Army reserve infantry battalion located in Western Australia and one of the two battalions of the Royal Western Australia Regiment.
As a light infantry battalion, our mission is to train and sustain light infantry, in order to provide specified forces for deployment on operations.
In recent years, 16th Battalion soldiers have volunteered, and deployed, to support operations in Timor, Malaysia, Bougainville, Afghanistan and Iraq through the High Readiness Reserve.
The battle group includes support elements and is also the administrative HQ for the 10th Light Horse Regiment.