ANZUK


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ANZUKAustralia, New Zealand and United Kingdom
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The ANZUK Brigade relied for its effectiveness on the Australian logistic personnel in Singapore, and the British had strongly urged Canberra to continue providing some sort of logistic support lest ANZUK fall apart.
105) Cabinet would not budge on the question of the Australian participation in the ANZUK brigade, however, and sanctioned the FAD's earlier decision to withdraw all Australian ground forces from Singapore by April 1975, with the exception of the small contingent noted.
By May 1974, all Australian ground combat elements had returned to Australia and a further 480 personnel engaged in ANZUK logistic and administrative support were withdrawn by the end of the year as British and New Zealand forces took over their duties.
71) David Hawkins, The defence of Malaysia and Singapore: From AMDA to ANZUK (London: United Services Institute for Defence Studies, 1972), p.
86) NAA, A7942, F59, Five Power Arrangements and ANZUK, Defence Committee Agendum 6/1972, 4 Apr.
87) NAA, A7942, F59, Comanzukfor Singapore to Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee, DCR 253, April 1972; Five Power Arrangements and ANZUK, Defence Committee Agendum 6/1972, 4 Apr.
These 150 remaining servicemen were not be assigned to ANZUK.
David Hawkins, The Defence of Malaya and Singapore: From AMDA to ANZUK (London: Royal Institute for Defence Studies, 1972).