Description: Barracks Patch – 2nd Force Support Battalion
Comments: Barracks Patch – 2nd Force Support Battalion. Complete with velcro.
The 2nd Force Support Battalion (2 FSB) is an Australian Army logistics battalion and its headquarters is based at Derwent Barracks in Hobart, Tasmania however it has depots in Paterson Barracks, Launceston and Kokoda Barracks, Devonport.
The Battalion was formed on 1 August 1998 as a Reserve unit, following the amalgamation of a number of supply, medical, military police, maintenance and transport units.
2nd Force Support Battalion is part the 17th Combat Service Support Brigade and its role is to provide third line or ‘general’ support within an area of operations.