Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 18 June
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Thursday, June 18, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Friday, June 18, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 1100 The Regiment commenced to relieve the Auckland Mounted Rifles. Relief completed by 1400.
3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - 9th Light Horse Regiment relieved Auckland Mounted Rifles in trenches.
By shrapnel yesterday: 8th Light Horse Regiment, four Other Ranks wounded. 9th Light Horse Regiment, one Other Rank wounded. 10th Light Horse Regiment, one Other Rank killed sapping with an inquiry asked.
Shell fire 1400, 10th Light Horse Regiment, six Other Ranks wounded.
Kenneth Alan McKenzie Diary - Monitor. Back in trenches.
Carew Reynell Diary - No entry.
Sunday, June 18, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Roadhead Serapeum.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Routine training and patrol work.
Monday, June 18, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - El Shellal
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Letter of appreciation for the heroic manner in which Smith, 3131 Trooper HG, “C” Squadron, died received from the Commandant of the Detachment Francais in Palestine and from Tarrance, Captain, RAMC attached to the 5th Mounted Brigade.
Brigade ceased "Standing to Arms".
Tuesday, June 18, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Talaat ed Dumm
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - In bivouac Talaat ed Dumm
Wednesday, June 18, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 1300, Scott, Lieutenant Colonel WH, CMG DSO, returned to duty and assumed command of Regiment.
2000 Party which proceeded to Jerusalem on 12th June 1919 returned.
2100, Party which proceeded to Cairo on leave on the 15th June 1919 returned.
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