Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 3 June
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Wednesday, June 3, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Thursday, June 3, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Rifle fire was opened on the enemy's trenches under cover of which four men [490 Private Suter, J.; 421 Private Hayward NR; 614 Private Pennycuick J; and 649 Private Wainwright, LN.] left the trenches and threw bombs into enemy's snipers trench. Turks then threw bombs at our trenches but without effect. Pennycuick and Suter again advanced and bombed sniper's trench.
3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - 8th and 9th Light Horse Regiments, nil casualties; 10th Light Horse Regiment, one wounded.
Carew Reynell Diary - No entry.
Saturday, June 3, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Roadhead Serapeum.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Routine Patrol and Training work carried out.
Sunday, June 3, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Um Urgan
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Church Parade.
Monday, June 3, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Ain Ed Duk
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 2030 The Regiment moved to Ain Ed Duk arriving there 2245 and bivouacked for night.
Tuesday, June 3, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 1200 King's Birthday Parade.
1330 Sports including tent pegging with lance and sword, reveille race etc. Events were well contested and the standard was good considering the low strength of the Regiment.
Ayliffe, Captain SH, proceeded on ten days leave to Damascus.
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