3rd Australian Corps Training School

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Brief History

This unit was formed in Narrogin in June 1942, but in August it moved to Harvey where it conducted a range of courses that included: Junior Tactical; Platoon Commander; Junior Staff; Regimental Sergeant Major; Company Sergeant Major; Intelligence; Platoon Weapons; Medium Machine Gun, Mortar; Filed Works & Camouflage and Voluntary Defence Corps Instructor. In January 1945 the unit had absorbed Recruit Training Company, Western Command and it was re-named Western Command Training School. With the decrease in troop numbers in Western Australia, the school was disbanded in March 1945.

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Content has come from The Unit Guide - Volume 6 - The Australian Army 1939-1945, page 6.273 - Graham R McKenzie-Smith - Big Sky Publishing - 2018

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