During the Great War, the 2nd LHR saw service in Egypt, Gallipoli, the Sinai Peninsula, Palestine and Jordan. It returned to Australia in March 1919.
For full details of the 2nd LHR, see: 2nd Light Horse Regiment, AIF
The photographs on this page are extracted from The Queenslander, 26 September 1914, 3 October 1914, 10 October 1914, and 17 October 1914.
Finding service information. See: Navigating the National Archives Service File
Should any further details be sought, see Australian Light Horse Studies Centre
271 Private John DINSDALE, a 24 year old Farmer from Charters Towers, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Discharged in Australia, 3 September 1914. He re-enlisted on 22 February 1916 with the 11th Machine Gun Company, 2nd Reinforcement; and subsequently Returned to Australia 23 September 1919.
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, "C" Squadron.