Description

Description: 2/9th Australian Armoured Regiment – 1944

Condition: Mint (Unissued)

Comments: The 2/9th Australian Armoured Regiment was a regiment of the 2nd Armoured Brigade, 1st Armoured Division during the Second World War. It was formed in July 1941 and was disbanded in August 1945.

Referene: KG 520A

The Regiment was comprised of the following sub units:

Regimental Headquarters (RHQ)
A Squadron
B Squadron
C Squadron

The regiment was initially equipped with M3 Grant medium tanks and later received Matilda tanks.

Now a scarce and highly desirable armoured/motorised unit colour patch.