Topic: Militia - LHV - 7/15/20
20th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Australian Light Horse
Victorian Mounted Rifles [1885 - 1903]
7th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Australian Light Horse [1903 - 1912]
15th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Australian Light Horse [1912 - 1918]
20th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Australian Light Horse [1919 - 1941]
20th Australian (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Motor Regiment [1942 - 1943]
20th Australian Pioneer Battalion [1943 - 1945]
8th/13th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Armoured Regiment [1948 - 1960]
8th/13th Victorian Mounted Rifles [1960 - ]
Pro Rege et Patria - For King and Country
5th Light Horse BrigadeHeadquarters
The Right Honorable Baron Hallam Tennyson, PC, GCMG.Commanding Officer
Captain JM Neill, Temporary Major, Temporary Commanding Officer, 9 September 1918.Adjutant
Captain ECP Plant, DSO, Army and Instructional Staff, AIF Service.
Lieutenant E Heywood, 1 November 1915.
Honorary Lieutenant ET Begley, 29 March 1909.
Major JC Morton, Honorary Lieutenant Colonel.
Captain J Kendall, Brevet Major, OBE, AIF Service.Area Officers
Captain H McDonald, 15 February 1909, South African War Veteran.
Machine Gun Section
"A" Squadron, Broadford - Nathalia - Tatura - Kyabram - Rushworth
Captain WJ Day, Honorary Major, AIF Service.
Lieutenant A Crawford, 1 July 1915, AIF Service.
Lieutenant W Ewing, 1 July 1915, AIF Service.
"B" Squadron, Mansfield - Bonniedoon - Cathkin - Yea
Lieutenant T Reardon, 1 July 1915, South African War Veteran,
Second Lieutenant RS McAlpin, 1 July 1915, South African War Veteran, AIF Service.
Lieutenant W Ross, MC, 1 July 1915, South African War Veteran, AIF Service.
Lieutenant DW Drysdale, 15 December 1918.
"C" Squadron, Shepparton - Mooroopna - Cobram - Numurkah
Captain HJE Brisbane, 1 April 1915.
Captain MWJ Bourchier, Honorary Major, DSO, AIF Service.
Lieutenant TJ Leavey, 1 July 1915.
Lieutenant B Fish, 11 July 1915.
Lieutenant WC Harvie, 12 July 1915.
Lieutenant JN Muntz, 13 September 1915.
"D" Squadron, Kilmore - Heathcote - Lancefield - Whittlesea
Captain JM Neill, 1 October 1914.
Lieutenant V Carol, 1 January 1918.
Citation: 20th (Victorian Mounted Rifles) Australian Light Horse, 1919