Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 30 May
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Saturday, May 30, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Sunday, May 30, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Turks attacked No 3 Outpost held by New Zealanders. Throughout the day our troops were employed in searching ground which was believed to contain enemy trenches. Ranges 1100 yards and 1400 yards. Results could not be ascertained.
3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - Brigadier placed in command for night of Section 4 - No. 1
Carew Reynell Diary - No entry.
Monday, May 29, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Roadhead Serapeum
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - The following "Appreciation " order (extract from Brigade Orders) by Major General Sir HV Cox, KCMG, CB, CS.
"In handing over Command of the Subsection of the Canal Defences, the GOC wishes to place on record his appreciation of the good work done by all ranks of the 3rd Light Horse Brigade, in the front line. The cheerful spirit of the men and the way their often trying duties are performed reflect great credit on them and their officers. Their camps and sanitary arrangements are thebest the GOC has seen in this country."
Wednesday, May 30, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - El Shellal
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Operating Order received from Brigade headquarters for a raid to be made on small patrols of enemy troops known to be in vicinity of El Magam and Khirbit Erk.
Thursday, May 30, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Auja bridgehead defences
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Mueller, Lieutenant GLH, evacuated to Field Ambulance.
Friday, May 30, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 0700, Tod, Lieutenant PA; and, 20 Other Ranks proceeded to patrol as far east as Ez Abou Gazia.
Parsons, Major HM, DSO reported from duty at military courts, Zagazig.
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