Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 18 May
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Monday, May 18, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Tuesday, May 18, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - At sea
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - General Bridges died at sea en route Alexandria.
3rd Light Horse Brigade Details Routine Orders No. 3
4. Orderly Officer - The Orderly Officer will visit all Guards and Stable Piquets at least once between 'Lights Out' and Reveille.
6. Stable Piquets - A general slackness and in some cases gross carelessness exists in the conduct of NCOs and men in charge of horses. OsC will see that this matter is attended to and that proper supervision is given to ensure these duties being properly carried out.
Carew Reynell Diary - Reached Grecian archipelago and passed by islands all afternoon.
Thursday, May 18, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Roadhead, Serapeum.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - No entry.
Friday, May 18, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - El Fukhari
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - The Regiment paraded dismounted at 1000 for gas instruction under the Divisional Gas Officer and was marched through a gas cloud with helmets on.
Saturday, May 18, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Auja Bridgehead defences
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - In bivouac reorganising horse lines and sanitary arrangements.
Two Officers per squadron proceeded on reconnaissance to 5th Mounted Brigade sector.
Sunday, May 18, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 1000 voluntary church service in YMCA conducted by Turner, Captain Chaplain RC.
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