Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 20 June
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Saturday, June 20, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Sunday, June 20, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Lieutenant Colonel Miell took over temporary command of 3rd Light Horse Brigade during temporary absence of Colonel FG Hughes.
No 4 Section reorganised.
Regiment now occupies position shown on Sketch 4.
Bomb from Sap 2 to 8 considered most likely objective for Turk attack and it was considered advisable to have one complete unit on this front.
3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - Visited trenches 29th Division.
Heavy shelling from Asia on Army Headquarters.
Destroyed two planes [French].
8th Light Horse Regiment to trenches.
Casualties: 8th Light Horse Regiment, two wounded. 9th Light Horse Regiment, one killed.
Kenneth Alan McKenzie Diary - Trenches. Bombardment at point.
Carew Reynell Diary - No entry.
Tuesday, June 20, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Roadhead Serapeum.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Routine training and patrol work.
Wednesday, June 20, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - El Shellal
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Syllabus of training to be carried out daily from 1400 to 1700 received from Brigade Headquarters. Copies issued to Squadrons.
The Regiment paraded mounted at 1330 and proceeded across the wadi and carried out dismounting for action returning to camp at 1730.
Thursday, June 20, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Talaat ed Dumm
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Ten Other Ranks reported in from Descorps Reinforcement Camp, Jerusalem.
Hahn, Lieutenant HJ; and, two Other Ranks proceeded to school of instruction, El Arish.
Friday, June 20, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Daily routine.
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