Topic: Militia - LHN - 1/7/1
7th (New South Wales Lancers) Australian Light Horse
New South Wales Lancers [1895 - 1903]
1st (New South Wales Lancers) Australian Light Horse [1903-1912]
7th (New South Wales Lancers) Australian Light Horse [1912-1918]
1st (New South Wales Lancers) Australian Light Horse [1919-1929]
1/21st Australian Light Horse [1929-1935]
1st (Royal New South Wales Lancers) Light Horse Machine Gun Regiment [1936-1942]
1st (Royal New South Wales Lancers) Armoured Regiment [1942-1948]
1st Royal New South Wales Lancers [1948-1956]
1/15th Royal New South Wales Lancers [1956- ]
[The elephant's head used on the badges is taken from the family crest of Lord Carrington, Governor of New South Wales from 1885 - 1890 and was appointed Honorary Colonel of the Regiment from 1885 until 1928.]
Tenax in fide - Steadfast in Trust
3rd Light Horse Brigade, New South Wales
The Right Honorable CR Carrington, Marquis of Lincolnshire, PC, GCMG, 9 February 1886
Major RC MacKenzie, Tenure of Command from 1 October 1911 to 30 September 1916.
Staff Officer and Adjutant
Captain LD Phillips, Supernumerary.
Captain P Fiaschi, 8 March 1909.
Machine Gun Section
Second Lieutenant TE Williams, 22 May 1911.
"A" Squadron, Sydney
Major J McMahon, 30 September 1912.
Captain HV Vernon, South African Veteran, 15 March 1906.
Lieutenant J Milling, 14 January 1910.
Second Lieutenant ED Hordern, 1 May 1911.
Second Lieutenant FC Jordan, 1 May 1911.
"B" Squadron, Parramatta
Major FE Stowe, 1 October 1912.
Captain AJ Mills, 28 October 1912.
Lieutenant W Cox, 28 August 1911.
Second Lieutenant KL MacKenzie, 4 April 1909.
Second Lieutenant FB Jacob, 4 January 1911.
"C" Squadron, Richmond - Windsor - Penrith - Luddenham
Major R McEvilly, VD.
Captain WT Charley, 14 February 1910.
Captain EA Blow, 21 December 1900, Honorary Captain, 6 May 1902, South African Veteran, Area Officer, 14 February 1910.
Captain D McDonald, 13 March 1911.
Captain BR Walker, Supernumerary, 23 December 1912.
Second Lieutenant HFR Dunston, 12 February 1907.
Second Lieutenant CS Woodhouse, 22 May 1911.
Second Lieutenant AE Walker-Smith, 21 August 1911.
Second Lieutenant WH Rooney, 11 December 1911.
Citation: 7th (New South Wales Lancers) Australian Light Horse, December 1912