Topic: Militia - LHN - 6/5/12
5th Australian (New England) Light Horse
Australian Horse [1897 - 1903]
6th Australian (Australian Horse) Light Horse [1903 - 1906]
6th Australian (New England Light Horse) Light Horse [1907 - 1912]
5th Australian (New England Light Horse) Light Horse Regiment [1912 - 1918]
12th Australian (New England Light Horse) Light Horse Regiment [1919 - 1942]
12th (New England Light Horse) Motor Regiment [1942 - 1942]
12th (New England Light Horse) Armoured Car Regiment [1942 - 1943]
12th/16th (Hunter River Lancers) Armoured Car Regiment [1948 - ]
Virtutis Fortuna Comes - Fortune is the Companion of Valour
The Right Honorable William Lygon Earl Beauchamp, KCMG.
Major Percy Phipps Abbott, 22 June 1908, Tenure of command from 8 July 1913 to 7 July 1918.
Second Lieutenant Richard Dudly Holman, Army and Instructional Staff, 1 November 1913.
Honorary Lieutenant Herbert James Godfrey, 1 February 1912.
Captain Arthur Joseph Mackenzie, 5 March 1912.
Captain Charles George Gordon, 3 August 1908.
Machine Gun Section
Lieutenant Robert Furnifull Craigie, 21 November 1909.
"A" Squadron, Tenterfleld - Glen Innes - Guyra.
Captain Frederick Norris Lowther-Crofton, 2 August 1908.
Captain Harold Fletcher White, 16 April 1914.
Lieutenant James Frederick White, 1 July 1909.
Lieutenant Frithiof Valdemar Wikner, 1 July 1910.
Second Lieutenant Michael Frederick Bruxner, 11 September 1911.
Second Lieutenant Richard Vaughan Simpson, 9 December 1912.
"B" Squadron, Tamworth - Armidale - Manilla.
Captain Thomas Norman Johnstone, 3 August 1908.
Captain John Lorimer Gibson Johnstone, 28 June 1912.
Lieutenant Linden Howard Russell Higinbotham, 1 July 1910.
Second Lieutenant George Thomas Sims, 31 March 1913.
Second Lieutenant Frank Augustus Chaffey, 31 March 1913.
"C" Squadron, Inverell - Moree - Narrabri.
Second Lieutenant Walter Blomfield Brown, 7 July 1913.
Second Lieutenant Paul Meziere de Lepervanche, 1 February 1914.
Second Lieutenant Kenneth Powell Stutchbury, 16 May 1914.
Second Lieutenant Norman Scott MacMillan, 1 June 1914.
Second Lieutenant George Archilles Smith, 1 June 1914.
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Citation: 5th Australian (New England) Light Horse Regiment, 1914