AUSTRALIAN CONTRIBUTION TO THE NATO LED RESOLUTE SUPPORT MISSION IN AFGHANISTAN
Australia: 1 July 2014 - ongoing
AO: The land area, territorial waters, airspace and superjacent airspace of Afghanistan.
The ADF contribution to the NATO led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan is known as Operation HIGHROAD and is fulfilled by personnel serving with the ADF's Task Group Afghanistan. Australia committed to a stable and secure Afghanistan and continued support of the NATO-led train, advise and assist mission called Resolute Support which has replaced the previous NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) mission.
Deployed: Around 250 ADF members from the Royal Australian Navy, the Australian Army, the Royal Australian Air Force and Defence civilians.
Veterans’ Entitlements Determination dated 22 October 2014: Warlike Service.
Awards: Australian Operational Service Medal (AOSM) - Greater Middle East Operation (GMEO) - 30 days.
|AOSM - GMEO