The Battle of Alamein
The Battle of Alamein, 23 October to 4 November 1942, was the decisive battle in North Africa. The 8th Army commanded by General Montgomery defeated the Axis armies and ended any threat to British superiority in the Middle East. The Australian 9th Division under Major General Morshead played a major part in this battle.
Alamein Company has the Running Man and Scorpion as their proud mascots. The Alamein motto is "Hold Firm".
The Company colour is maroon.