Topic: Militia - LHV - 8/16/8
8th (Indi) Australian Light Horse
Victorian Mounted Rifles [1885 - 1903]
8th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Australian Light Horse [1903 - 1912]
16th (Indi) Australian Light Horse [1912 - 1918]
8th (Indi) Australian Light Horse [1919 - 1941
8th Indi Light Horse Recce Battalion [1942 - 1943]
8th Australian Cavalry Regiment [1943 - 1944]
8th/13th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Armoured Regiment [1948 - 1960]
8th/13th Victorian Mounted Rifles [1960 - ]
More Majorum - After the Manner of Our Ancestors
North Eastern Victoria
5th Light Horse Brigade
Colonel D McLeish, CMG, VD, South African War Veteran, Retired List, AIF Service.
Temporary Lieutenant Colonel JI Martin, VD, Tenure of Command from 1 March 1909 to 28 February 1917, AIF Service.
Lieutenant FR Hall, AIF Service.
Honorary Lieutenant TL Willis, 16 February 1917.
Captain FW Grutzner.
Captain AC Wilson, AIF Service.Area Officers
Lieutenant AJ Nicholl, 15 February 1915, South African War Veteran, AIF Service.
Lieutenant HS Hennessy, 1 July 1915, South African War Veteran.
Machine Gun Section
"A" Squadron, Beechworth - Myrtleford - Bright - Moyhu
Captain HJ Shannon, 27 November 1911, AIF Service.
Lieutenant H Mulholland, 1 July 1915.
Lieutenant RS Yule, 1 July 1915, AIF Service.
Lieutenant WA Ryan, AIF Service.
"B" Squadron, Yarrawonga - Tungamah - Benalla
Lieutenant WW McLeod, 1 July 1915, AIF Service.
Lieutenant DTW Manwell, AIF Service.
"C" Squadron, Wahgunyah - Rutherglen - Wangaratta - Thoona
Lieutenant A Mitchell, 1 July 1915, AIF Service.
Lieutenant JH Kingston, 1 July 1915, AIF Service.
Lieutenant AI Stewart, 16 August 1915.
"D" Squadron, Euroa - Violet Town
Lieutenant HHH Locke, 1 July 1915, South African War Veteran, AIF Service.
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Citation: 8th (Indi) Australian Light Horse, 1919