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Thursday, 10 December 2009
King Edward's Horse, Oversea Dominions' Regiment, Contents
Topic: Militia - K.E.Horse

King Edward's Horse

Oversea Dominions' Regiment

Contents

 

Hat Badge of the King Edward's Horse

 

 

Items

Outline

King Edward's Horse, Military Journal by H. Hamilton Fyfe  

King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment), Army Order 79, 1913 

 

Nominal Roll

King Edward's Horse, Nominal Roll, Australians 

King Edward's Horse, Nominal Roll, New Zealand 

 

Military Orders

King Edward's Horse, Oversea Dominions' Regiment, Military Order 209, 1910

 

Newspaper Reports

King Edward's Horse an Oversea Dominions' Regiment, The Advertiser, Wednesday 7 September 1910, p. 8 

Compulsory Training a New Arrangement, The Adelaide Advertiser, Friday 14 March 1913, p. 10 

 

 

Further Reading:

King Edward's Horse

The Light Horse

Australian Light Horse Militia

Militia 1899 - 1920

 


Citation: King Edward's Horse, Oversea Dominions' Regiment, Contents

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Thursday, 17 December 2009 3:35 PM EAST
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
King Edward's Horse, King Edward's Horse, Military Journal by H. Hamilton Fyfe
Topic: Militia - K.E.Horse

King Edward's Horse

King Edward's Horse, Military Journal

H. Hamilton Fyfe

 

King Edward's Horse, 1913


 

The following collation of articles put together by H Hamilton Fyfe was called King Edwards Horse and published in the Commonwealth Military Journal in January 1914.

Hamilton Fyfe, H, King Edwards Horse, Military Journal, January 1914, pp. 161 – 164.

 

King Edward's Horse

Whenever there is a general military parade in London one uniform attracts local notice. It is at the same time ornamental and workmanlike. Khaki tunic; boots and breeches; a wide-brimmed felt sun-hat with a springing feather. The wearers of this uniform sit their horses easily. You can see they are men accustomed to the saddle. As they ride by you never fail to hear the question asked: "Who are they?" Often in the past this has been a puzzler. But as soon as Mr. Hassall's arresting poster has made Londoners more familiar with this picturesque kit there will be plenty of voices to answer, "King Edward's Home."

Ten or eleven years ago, when I first became aware of the regiment, then called the King's Colonials, it seemed to me that no one was inclined to take it very seriously. Most of its officers and the larger number of its men had been through the South African War; there was no doubt of their keenness or their ability to "ride and shoot." For that very reason it seemed unlikely that they would long continue the mild unexciting routine of the old Volunteer Force. That presentiment was not ill-founded. As it began, the regiment exists no longer. But, happily, it did not go under. It only changed its shape.

 

ROYAL INTEREST.

That its name would alter was obvious. Already ten years ago the implication of "Colonial" was resented. It became the king's Over-sea Dominions' Regiment. A little clumsy, perhaps, but without any hint of that patronage which "Colonial'' wits supposed to convey. Later it was granted the more tripping as well as more honourable title, Ding Edward's Horse. King George has been from the beginning, its Colonel-in-chief, and takes a close interest in its fortunes. Lord Stamfordham, His Majesty's private secretary, took the presidency of its administration committee, on which many distinguished public men serve. Lord Strathcona made it a present of £10,000. Naturally you ask, "Why?"

The reason lay in this. The idea at the back of the regiment had altered. The adoption of universal military service in Australia suddenly enlarged the sphere of its usefulness. From that moment its destiny widened. It was not to remain merely a force which young men from the Dominions could join if they pleased. It was to develop into a powerful link between Australia and Home. In its ranks the young Australian happened to be in England could do his compulsory service. When he went back he could take with him a certificate of proficiency. If he were a sergeant here he would rank as a sergeant there. An English commission would be recognized in the Commonwealth.

 

SYMPATHY OF THE DOMINIONS.

A fine imaginative development, due in great part to Colonel Fortescue, who commanded the regiment during the perilous years of transition. This gave the regiment a solid basis, a serious part to play, an important standing. The Commonwealth Government fell in with the plan readily. It not only accepts the certificate and allows promotion in ping Edward's Horse to count in Australia; it pays over a grant of five pounds a year for every Australian who takes advantage of the scheme. New Zealand makes this grant also, and if the South African union adopts universal service it will do the same. Thus the regiment finds itself with an assured income - enough to keep its bank balance steady, if not to keep it going altogether. From the War Office it draws a certain amount as well, and it has, in addition, annual subscribers, headed by the King. The Rhodes Trust gives it £250 a year on account of its value to the Empire. Sir Owen Philipps, 'Mr. Otto Beit, Sir Sigismund Neumann, Sir Abe Bailey, Mr. H. J. King, Sir R. Lucas Tooth, Senator Fraser, and Mr. G. F. Godman all contribute to it as an imperial bond.

 

Week-Ends in the Saddle.

Yet all it gets it spends, and it would be glad to spend more if more came in. So says the adjutant, Captain Wickham, D.S.O., sitting in his office at the Duke of York's School, Chelsea, now the head-quarters of the London Territorial Association. For their drill hall here, their officers' and non-commissioned officers' messes, their men's billiards-room and canteen, their offices, and their share of the riding school they pay nothing. Although they are now attached to the Special Reserve, and therefore not Territorials any longer, they are allowed to live rent free. But this is not their only habitation. There are detachments at Oxford and at Cambridge, always kept up to their strength by Rhodes scholars and other undergraduates from overseas. There is a squadron at Liverpool. In each of these places they have to hire head-quarters, and there is an idea of starting another squadron in Edinburgh.

Another heavy expense is the hire of horses. For the men of this regiment are really trained. They do not turn up on parade twice or thrice a year. They do not content themselves with trotting round on the tan. After they have been passed by Colonel V. S. Sandeman, the commanding officer, they are seen in the riding school no more. All their drills are in the open. In the spring and autumn they spend weekends at Aldershot or Windsor. Here they can get cavalry horses, not only far stronger than jobbed animals, but trained into the bargain. Splendid these tonic days in the breezy pine country, "days of fresh air in the rain and the sun," as the old Harrow School song says. First rate for practice in soldiering too. It does not take a trooper long to master his drill under conditions like these.

 

Practical Training.

Then at Easter and at Whitsuntide come short spells of barrack life and field work at Colchester. Fifty per cent of the strength take part in these, and in the summer camp on Salisbury Plain a much higher percentage. What could be more attractive? Jolly camp-life, moderately hard work; up in the early freshness; astride when the townsman is just stretching indolent limbs in a stuffy bedroom; trotting, galloping, scouting, supplying all the muscles of the body and all the fibres of the intelligence too; returning bronzed and fit and "hard as nails" after the finest change and holiday a healthy man could enjoy. Boys from the Dominions are lucky to have such a chance offered them. Their uniform is given tilt-m. Almost all the expenses of training are paid for them. All through the year they have something to occupy them. And, as an extra to its many other advantages, the regiment is a famous cementer of friendships. A young fellow coming Australia, New Zealand, Canada, South Africa, at once meets in the barrack-room troopers from his own part of the world.

King Edward's Horse has passed through storms. It has made false starts, tried to march up blind alleys. But its feet are on the right path now. The condition that its members must really be connected, either by birth or long residence, with the Empire outside the United Kingdom is strictly enforced. Its future is assured: by all tokens it should be brilliant. It deserves well of the Empire. It is living up to its name.

 

Message from the King.

The Duke of Tuck resided at a regimental dinner which was given by King Edward's Horse (the King's Oversea Dominions Regiment) last night at the Criterion Restaurant.

He said the regiment was an Imperial asset of first value and importance, and announced that he had received the following telegram from the King:

"I am glad to think hat you are presiding at the annual dinner of King Edward's Horse. Please thank all ranks of the regiment for the kind message which you have addressed to me as their Colonel-in-chief. I was much struck by the smart appearance of the Liverpool contingent of the regiment, and look forward to inspecting the guard honour an the occasion of any laying the foundation-stone of the Commonwealth buildings on the 24th.

GEORGE R.I."

Colonel Seely, Secretary of State far War, in responding for the guests, promised Colonel Sandman that he would do all that lay in his power to make that splendid body of men as efficient as possible. They were a unique regiment. Sir George Reid had indicated that they were more important than their numbers, right cause them to think. That regiment formed the germ of the great idea for which they hail to work, and that idea, was one Imperial Army. (Cheer.) There must be diversities of conditions and training as there were diversities of climate, but the ideal they should seek for was one Imperial Army for the purpose of safeguarding the great Dominions of the King, and it was fitting that it should be named after the King who was the greatest friend of peace that their generation had known, and that his son should have honoured the regiment by becoming its Colonel-in-chief. (Cheers.) They were the germ of the great idea of the future, and he had no doubt that, as time went on, that thing which they had begun would spread beyond the limits they now saw. All parts of the Empire had made up their minds to share the burden of defence. He was asked to see to it that the ideal should be attained that there should be one man one horse. It was very necessary that they should make sure that the horse supply for military purposes was sufficient, and he could promise them more than two horses for each man when the time arrived. (Cheers.) They had to put the matter on a business-like footing in order to secure that when they had a fine regiment like theirs they should have good horses to ride.

(Cheers.) - London Times, 17th July 1913

 

Cavalry at Work.

The special correspondent of the London Standard, writing from Andover on 6th August, 1913, thus refers to the King Edward's Horse, to which are allied the majority of the Light Horse Regiments of Australia:

To-day I have had the advantage of seeing another corps d'elite at work - King Edward's Horse, camped at Bulford, over 300 strong, under the command of Lieut.-Colonel Sandeman. One wing of the regiment has been working against the other win, in a most realistic scheme of cavalry operations. The idea was that two squadrons were escorting a convoy, which the other two squadrons were out to capture. The whereabouts of the convoy was only vaguely known, and the escort to the convoy were not told from what quarter they might expect attack. It was a genuine case of military "hide and seek," with scope for rapid and skilful scouting work and for subtleness and resourcefulness on the part of the side on the defensive.

Reveille sounded at dawn this morning for King Edward's Horse, and when the squadrons marched out a little later on it was for a job that will last until near high noon to-morrow. It would have been most interesting to have been able to follow the operations of the day. Nothing was stereotyped. The opposing sides had to find one another; but if they didn't manage to do so well, the game went on. I followed as long as I could the probing search of the attacking side, but did not witness the success of their endeavours. Nightfall will not end the operations; the troops will bivouac where they happen to be, and the struggle will go on in the morning.

It will be a test of handiness and adaptability and resource, such as only very good troops could undertake with confidence; but there is no fear that King Edward's Horse will come out of it with anything but full credit. They are by far the smartest mounted regiment that I have seen outside the Regular Army. But I ought perhaps not to say outside the Regular Army, for King Edward's

Horse belongs, not to the Territorial Force, but to the Special Reserve of the Army - and that is in the first line."

 

 

Further Reading:

King Edward's Horse

The Light Horse

Australian Light Horse Militia

Militia 1899 - 1920

 


Citation: King Edward's Horse, King Edward's Horse, Military Journal by H. Hamilton Fyfe

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Thursday, 17 December 2009 7:12 AM EAST
King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment), Army Order 79, 1913
Topic: Militia - K.E.Horse

King Edward's Horse

King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment)

Army Order 79, 1913

 

The members of King Edward's Horse on parade

 

 

The following is a extract from British Army Orders, cited as Army Order 79, 1913, King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment) which formalised the specific establishment of the Regiment by clearly defining its purpose.

 

Army Order 79, 1913, King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment) 

 

Instructions, Regulations, Etc.

His Majesty the ping has been graciously pleased to approve of the conversion of King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment), now a unit of the Territorial Force, into a unit of the Special Reserve, under the title of “King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment)."

The conversion, with His Majesty's approval, of King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment), from a unit of the Territorial Force to a unit of the Special Reserve, is intended to mark the connexion of the regiment with the Oversew Dominions, and the fact that the regiment is solely recruited front citizens of, or those intimately connected with, the ding's Oversew Dominions.

The appended orders regarding the conversion are published for the information of all concerned

 

Introductory.

1. Since the Territorial and Reserve Forces Act 1907 does not provide for the transfer of a Territorial Force unit to the Special Reserve, it becomes necessary, in order to effect the conversion of King Edward's Horse Yeomanry to a unit of the Special Reserve, to disband the regiment, and to reconstitute it as a Special Reserve unit, under the title of " King Edward's Horse (the King's Oversea Dominions Regiment)."

2. Those officers and non-commissioned officers and men who elect to continue in the regiment will be required to serve in the Special Reserve of Officers and in the Special Reserve, respectively.

3. This procedure will not cause any break in the services of those officers and non-commissioned officers and men who elect to serve in the Special Reserve of Officers and in the Special Reserve, respectively.

4. On mobilization being ordered, all ranks will be liable for service, both at home and abroad. In undertaking to serve in the Special Reserve of officers and in the Special Reserve, officers, non-commissioned officers and men serving in the new unit will be liable for service with their own corps, or such part of that corps as may be required.

 

Organization.

5. The organization of the regiment will remain as at present, viz.:-

Head-quarters,

Machine gun section,

4 squadrons.

 

Establishment.

6. The peace establishment of the unit will be as shown in the Appendix to this Order.

 

Command and Training.

7. The officer commanding the regiment will be responsible for the command and training of his unit, under the orders of the General Officer Commanding, 4th Cavalry Brigade, and the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Command.

8. Recruits' training and annual training will be carried out as laid down for yeomanry in the Regulations for the Territorial Force, but in the case of trained soldiers a minimum of fifteen days' annual training in camp must be performed.

9. Additional training will be given as far as the subscribed funds in the hands of the Committee of Administration admit, but no expenditure will be admissible from army funds beyond that authorized for a regiment of territorial yeomanry.

10. Training will be carried out in accordance with the Yeomanry and Mounted Rifle Training Manual, 1912.

 

Administration.

General Provisions.

11. The regiment will cease to be subject to the control of the Territorial Force Association for the County of London.

12. Correspondence will be conducted in accordance with the general rules of Section XIV of the King's Regulations.

13. Such matters as have hitherto been dealt with by the Territorial Force Association for the County of London and the General Officer Commanding, London District, respectively, will in future be dealt with by the present Committee of Administration, and the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Command, respectively.

14. The regimental head-quarters will remain in the present premises at the Duke of York's Head-quarters, Chelsea. All correspondence regarding the upkeep and repair of the buildings occupied will be addressed to the County of London Territorial Force Association.

15. The regiment will be affiliated to the Cavalry Record Office at Canterbury.

 

Pay and Allowances.

16. All grants to the regiment, whether in money or in kind, and the personal emoluments of the officers, non-commissioned officers and men will be those of a regiment of territorial yeomanry, and will be issued at the rates and subject to the conditions laid down from time to time in the Territorial Force Regulations. The special outfit allowance, gratuities and bounties of the Special Reserve will not be admissible.

17. All grants, other than personal emoluments, will be payable to the Committee of Administration, which, in regard to the expenditure and administration of such funds, will occupy the same position as a County Association, and will be guided by the instructions in Part II, section 4, Territorial Force Regulations. The Committee's accounts will be rendered under section 5.

18. Any extra expense incurred for training in excess of the prescribed periods will be borne by the private funds of the regiment. The prescribed periods of training, for which pay and allowances are admissible, are as laid down for a regiment of yeomanry in the Territorial Force Regulations.

 

Officers-First Appointment.

19. All officers serving on the date of conversion will be eligible for commissions in the Special Reserve of Officers on condition of accepting the liability –

(a) To serve abroad in time of war.

(b) To perform the annual training prescribed for this regiment.

 

Soldiers-Enlistment and Terms of Service.

20. As a soldier cannot be held to serve in the Special Reserve on a Territorial Force attestation, all non-commissioned officers and men now serving will be discharged forthwith from the Territorial Force. Those willing to continue serving under the new conditions will then be re-attested for the Special Reserve, either for a period corresponding with the remainder of their current engagement in the Territorial Force or for a fresh period of four years, as they desire.

21. In the case of future enlistments which will be solely confined to citizens of, or those intimately connected with the King's Oversea Dominions, the standards of age, height, &c., will be as laid down in the Recruiting Regulations for the Irish Horse, and the limit of age for continuance in the service will be thirty-five years, except in the case of non-commissioned officers of and above the rank of sergeant, for whom it will be forty years.

22. In future, enlistments will be for the term of four years, and re-engagements up to thirty-five years of age may be permitted at the discretion of the officer commanding the regiment. Payments for purchase of discharge will be regulated by the Committee of Administration in accordance with the general principles laid down in paragraph 802, Territorial Force Regulations.

23. Recruiting will be carried out by the officer commanding the regiment, with the assistance of the adjutant and the regular establishment under the authority of the Committee of Administration.

 

Status.

24. All men joining the Special Reserve become army reservists and therefore subject to the same conditions of service and liabilities as regular reservists.

25. When called out for training, or on mobilization, they become subject to military law.

 

Further Reading:

King Edward's Horse

The Light Horse

Australian Light Horse Militia

Militia 1899 - 1920

 


Citation: King Edward's Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Regiment), Army Order 79, 1913

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Thursday, 17 December 2009 3:35 PM EAST
Tuesday, 8 December 2009
King Edward's Horse, Nominal Roll, Australia
Topic: Militia - K.E.Horse

King Edward's Horse

Nominal Roll

Australia

 

King Edward's Horse

[Picture by R.J. Marion.]

 

The following is a composite alphabetical roll of all those men from Australia who are known to have served with the King Edward's Horse. (Note: Many more men than listed below served but they are still to be discovered.)

Each man is listed with:

Known Service Number

Known Rank

First Names

Family Name

 

Nominal Roll

Private Bertie ABBOTT.

1064 Private William R. ARCHIBALD.

 

Trooper F. J. BALE.

Trooper Walter BENNETT.

1104 Private Solomon BERCOVITZ.

Trooper J. G. BLACK.

1075 Corporal Gilbert BOILEAU.

Private Johnnathan R.S BOWKER.

498 Squadron Quartermaster Sergeant Charles J. BROOKMAN.

583 Private Godfrey John BUCKLAND.

537 Private William Wentworth BUCKNELL.

1603 Private George BULL.

Private Geoffrey Travers BUTLER.

 

Captain Donald Keith CAMERON.

995 Second Lieutenant Reginald R. CHURCHHOUSE.

1580 Private Ewing Edward COOKE.

Major Hubert Christian CORLETTE.

Captain Harry F CRESWICK.

 

640 Private Douglas DAVIDSON.

1106 Corporal Oswald DAWSON.

1668 Private Overend William James DAWSON.

1526 Corporal Robert D. DAWSON.

1017 Corporal John G. DEARLOVE.

1206 Private Cluny L. DRYSDALE.

Trooper J L DUNSTAN.

 

Trooper G. M. ELLIOTT.

Trooper Rupert EVANS.

 

201 Corporal Morris Glanville FIELDING.

326 Private John A. FITZHERBERT.

529 Lieutenant Ernest William (Jim) FRANCIS.

Trooper John N. FRASER.

Lieutenant Charles S. FULLER.

 

1323 Private Jack D. G. (Puss) GARDINER.

Trooper Roland GREEN.

Trooper Warwick E. C. GREGORY.

 

1224 Sergeant John Stanley (Jack) HADDIN.

Trooper Robert Lawrence HAGGER

Second Lieutenant Frank Livingstone HAM.

133 Private Hubert Lacell HARRIS.

Lieutenant W.C.P. HARVEY.

1219 Private Thomas HAWKINS.

1936 Private Arthur L. HELLMAN.

Trooper George HESP.

 

1048 Private Roland Wallace HOPE.

1888 Private Robert W. JONES.

1560 Private Wilfred JONES.

1261 Private William M. JUDD.

 

1602 Private John Hunt KEYS.

1228 Sergeant Major Sydney George KIBBLE. 

 

710 Lieutenant Allan Wettenhall LADE.

711 Private John Harvey (Sam) LADE.

22 Squadron Sergeant Major Harold Benjamin LAMB.

6 Lance Corporal H H LAVERS.

1220 Sergeant Edward (Ned) LEAKE.

1221 Sergeant Leslie LEAKE.

1943 Private Rupert LOWE.

648 Lance Corporal F J LUCAS.

 

121 Sergeant Ian B. MACBEAN.

Major John Norman MACDONALD.

Trooper E. MACINTOSH.

Captain Donald N. MACKINNON.

1725 Private Cecil Charles MARTIN.

2057 Private A MAXWELL.

Trooper J. E. MCARTHY.

1105 Sergeant Edward MCCRACKEN.

1047 Lieutenant William B. (Wally) MCCULLOCH.

1046 Lieutenant Alexander J. MCINTOSH.

Captain Donald MCKINNON.

1499 Private James MCLAY.

Lieutenant Leslie Palmer MOFFAT.

1049 Private John M. L. MONTGOMERY.

1091 Sergeant Albert W. MOORE.

966 Private Eric M. MURRAY.

1093 Private Herbert Murray MURTON.

 

Trooper Edward Ross NOTT.

Lieutenant Hew OHALLORAN-GILES.

 

Trooper A. R. (John) PEEL.

1095 Private Charles PRIESTLEY.

 

1722 Private Harold K. RANDERS.

 

1102 Private John R. SADLIER.

935 Second Lieutenant Edward C. SAILL.

Private William Thomas SAYER.

873 Private Alec F. SLY.

1397 Private John SMITH.

Trooper W.M. STEWART.

1218 Private Samuel STRETCH.

1216 Corporal Kevin I. SULLIVAN.

Lieutenant Allan D SYME.

 

Private J.S. TEARE.

1280 Private D.L. THOMAS.

653 Private Percy William TOOGOOD.

Lieutenant Richard Ernest Noel TWOPENNY.

 

Sources Used:
King Edward Horse

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Peter Nemaric of King Edward Horse who provided much of the raw material that appears in this item. Should anyone wish to contact Peter personally, his address is:

peter@kingedwardshorse.net
  

Further Reading:

King Edward's Horse

The Light Horse

Australian Light Horse Militia

Militia 1899 - 1920

 


Citation: King Edward's Horse, Nominal Roll, Australia

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Tuesday, 13 December 2011 12:56 PM EAST
King Edward's Horse, Nominal Roll, New Zealand
Topic: Militia - K.E.Horse

King Edward's Horse

Nominal Roll

New Zealand

 

King Edward's Horse

[Picture by R.J. Marion.]

 

The following is a composite alphabetical roll of all those men from New Zealand who are known to have served with the King Edward's Horse. (Note: Many more men than listed below served but they are still to be discovered.)

Each man is listed with:

Known Service Number

Known Rank

First Names

Family Name

 

Nominal Roll

Private L.M. ABRAHAM.

Captain Noel P. ADAMS.

111 Sergeant Beckham ARTHUR.

 

Private R. H. BAKER.

Sergeant Chevoit W. D. BELL.

Captain W.H. Dillon BELL.

Private Ralf BLACK.

Sergeant BRENNAN.

1335 Private Robert J. BRIDGEMAN.

 

221 Sergeant John Geoff DENNISTON.

 

1319 Private Robert C. EARLE.

Lieutenant P.A. ELY.

 

1504 Private Ernest Walter FEARNLEY.

1503 Private William George FEARNLEY.

 

Private R. S. HELLABY.

371 Lieutenant Basil A.C. HERAPATH.

332 Private H. B. HINDLESMITH.

 

1377 Sergeant H. C. KROGH.

 

Private R. MACDONALD.

Private I. S. (Frank) MACLEAN.

806 Private William C. (Will) MCCOMB.

780 Private John A. MCLEAN.

 

Lieutenant Tom Francis NORTHCOTE.

 

1154 Private Allan PYE.

 

1440 Lance Corporal Harry William ROGERS.

703 Corporal Outram ROSS.

Major George Gray RUSSELL.

 

1265 Lance Corporal Ernest Valdrent SAUNDERS.

Private Douglas SHENNAN.

Private Warwick J. SMEATON.

1376 Private John F. STEWART.

 

456 Private Reginald WILSON.

 

 

Sources Used:
King Edward Horse

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Peter Nemaric of King Edward Horse who provided much of the raw material that appears in this item. Should anyone wish to contact Peter personally, his address is:

peter@kingedwardshorse.net
   

Further Reading:

King Edward's Horse

The Light Horse

Australian Light Horse Militia

Militia 1899 - 1920

 


Citation: King Edward's Horse, Nominal Roll, New Zealand

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Sunday, 10 January 2010 4:39 PM EAST

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