Topic: AIF - 1B - 1 LHMGS
Battle of Romani
Sinai, August 4 to 5, 1916
1st LHMGS, AIF, War Diary Account
Sections out with 2nd and 3rd Light Horse Regiments and one Section in reserve with Brigade Headquarters. Attack by Turks early in morning. Took up position with Reserve guns and covered withdrawal of Regiment from neighbourhood of Mount Meredith, after which guns were withdrawn and accompanied Brigade Headquarters and remained with it all day. Moved out at night and bivouacked. Marched out at 0400. Struck Hod el Enna. Saw results of previous day's engagement. Afternoon. Machine Gun Section Two ordered up to support 1st Light Horse Regiment and Machine Gun Section One in the attack on Katia. Objective attained and Brigade withdrew at dusk.
Roll of Honour
Lest We Forget
Citation: Battle of Romani, Sinai, August 4 to 5, 1916, 1st LHMGS, AIF, War Diary Account