Vietnam: From division to healing - paying our respects half a century on

Remembrance Day 2021 marked the 50th anniversary of the last Australian combat troops to return home following their service in the Vietnam War. Among them, were hundreds of young conscripts from CBA who were called up to fight.

75 years since WWII


Lest we forget

It’s been 75 years since the end of WWII, and the sacrifices made by so many men and women – including thousands of Commonwealth Bank staff – will never be forgotten.

Goulburn St branch

A CBA soldier's story

Coming home from World War II didn’t happen overnight and was often a long journey, as one soldier (and former Commonwealth Bank staffer) explains.

Bombed London branch

CBA at war: Did you know?

Commonwealth Bank played a significant role in supporting Australia as it navigated World War Two. By the end of the conflict in 1945, this role had manifested itself in many different ways.

Liberty Loans

CBA at war: Financing the war

The Commonwealth Bank played a significant role in helping fund the war efforts, promoting fund-raising campaigns and advertising the bonds.

Woman working during WWII

CBA women during the War – The Home Front

WWII changed many things, including the way women in the workforce were perceived.

Solders during WWI

Commonwealth Bank during WWI

CommBank recognising and remembering the anniversary of the Armistice that ended World War One.