Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 25 July
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Saturday, July 25, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Sunday, July 25, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - No Entry.
3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - Blew in the tunnel and machine gun on the Nek which has been worrying us for several weeks. Used Mountain Gun, quarter charge and placed four shots clean into the tunnel mouth. Gun has not been heard of since. Also blew up Turk mortar.
At midnight opened fire with three machine guns at 450 yards party of Turks working on Sniper's Ridge. In the morning several bodies seen there and probably many more in scrub. As enemy has made no attack as anticipated back to normal conditions, regarding stand to arms, 0300 to 0330.
Carew Reynell Diary - No Entry.
Tuesday, July 25, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Roadhead Serapeum.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Routine Patrol and Outpost Work.
Training in musketry and mounted work.
Wednesday, July 25, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Marakeb
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Saddlery inspection carried out.
The Regiment undertook routine work for the day.
Freebairn, Lieutenant DT, returned from Hotchkiss Rifle School.
Leave party returned from Cairo.
Thursday, July 25, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Madhbeh
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Wastell, Lieutenant MF, recalled from Topographical Course, Zeitoun to attend FGCM [Field General Court Martial].
Mueller, Lieutenant GLH; and, 22 Other Ranks marched in from Moascar.
Friday, July 25, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - SS Oxfordshire
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Normal routine work.
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Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920
Citation: 9th LHR AIF War Diary, 25 July