Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 28 November
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Saturday, November 28, 1914
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Broadmeadows Camp, Victoria.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Organising, training and equipping of troops.See: Broadmeadows 1909
Sunday, November 28, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Rhododendron Spur9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Commanding Officer received instructions to proceed to Mudros at 0600 to take command of the Brigade Rest Party there vice Captain Kidd sick. Went to wharf but boat did not sail. 1100 835 Private Baker, C Squadron was shot in the head this morning while observing. Died before leaving lines. Snow covers the ground everywhere. All tracks are impassable for mule transport. Fatigue parties are carrying rations and water. Six cases of rum stolen last night from Brigade dump. Enquiry proceeding. The coldest and most trying day up to date.
Tuesday, November 28, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Bir el Malha
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Details of Duties to be performed by B Squadron at Bir el Kasseiba. Patrols to meet observation patrols at Hill 316 and patrol of Imperial Camel Corps from Gensi. Squadron to be responsible for its own protection.
Wednesday, November 28, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Khirbit Deiran.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Reorganising preparatory for dismounted work in the hills. At 1900 Ayliffe, Lieutenant SH; and, 25 Other Ranks detailed for relay post duty between General Headquarters and Desert Mounted Corps Headquarters. At 2300 orders received to saddle up and act as advanced guard to 3rd Light Horse Brigade moving north east. Moved at 2400. B and C Squadrons supplied the advanced guard.
Thursday, November 28, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Mejdelaya, Tripoli
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Regimental Officers Mess reopened.
Friday, November 28, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Adelaide
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Regiment disbanded.
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