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 Joseph FERGUS, a 24 year old Labourer from Chinchilla, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently was Discharged in Australia, 14 September 1914. He re-enlisted on 4 January 1915 with 11th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 July 1919.
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, "C" Squadron.