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
Major-General William Alan Beevor STEELE
1940 - District Officer Commanding 7th Military District
1941 - 1942 Chief Administration Officer Southern Command
1942 - Commanding Officer Southern Command Base
1942 - General Officer Commanding 1st Australian Motor Division
1942 - 1943 General Officer Commanding 3rd Australian Amoured Division
1943 - 1944 Commanding Officer Moresby Base Sub-Area
1944 - 1945 Deputy Quartermaster-General, Army Headquarters