Topic: AIF - 1B - 2 LHR
Battle of Romani
Sinai, 4 - 5 August 1916
2nd LHR, AIF, War Diary Account Appendix
War Diary account of the 2nd LHR, AIF.
Tuesday, August 1, 1916 –
Regiment turned out at 0115.
Wednesday, August 2, 1916 –
0215. Regiment marched to Katia in touch with enemy all day. Returned 2200.
Thursday, August 3, 1916 –
1730. On outpost duty. Engaged enemy all night.
Friday, August 4, 1916 –
Engaged in Battle of Etmaler all day. List of casualties attached. Outposts all night.
Saturday, August 5, 1916 –
Engaged enemy all day. Returned to camp 2330.
Sunday, August 6, 1916 –
Resting horses and refitting and burying dead.
For the complete account of the 2nd Light Horse Regiment's participation in the Battle of Romani written on 6 August 1916, see:Romani, Sinai, 4-5 August 1916, 2nd LHR, AIF, War Diary Account Appendix
Douglas Dunmore CAMPBELL
Thomas Andrew CUNNINGHAM
Percy Walter FINNIS
Alan Serafino RIGHETTI
Percy Severn Roy WOODYATT
Lest we forget
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour
Battle of Romani, Sinai, August 4 to 5, 1916
Bir el Abd, Sinai, 9 August 1916
Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920