Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 28 July
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Tuesday, July 28, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Wednesday, July 28, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - No Entry.
3rd Light Horse Brigade War Diary - Quiet night. Enemy active shelling, during day, trenches and Brigade Headquarters with French 75.
Wellington Mounted Rifles, one killed and three wounded in trenches.
Three wounded and three sick returned to duty. Twelve men away sick.
Total sick away sick to hospital 421 = 22% of strength landed or 25% of strength less killed and wounded, 248 men.
Major Cook's death from wounds at Malta on 4 July 1915 advised today.
Carew Reynell Diary - No Entry.
Friday, July 28, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Ismailia.
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Moved off to El Ferdan, watered horses and proceeded to Ballah.
Crossed Canal and having watered horses left for Bally Bunnion
Saturday, July 28, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Marakeb
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Maygar, Lieutenant Colonel LC, VC DSO, commanding the Brigade inspected the Regiment at 1100 - men standing to their horses in the lines.
Wastell, Lieutenant MF; and, two Other Ranks left for Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun.
Sunday, July 28, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Madhbeh
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 1330 Enemy shelled watering area in Wadi Auja from 1330 to 1400 also shelled 2nd Light Horse Brigade who had casualties in men and horses.
Monday, July 28, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - SS Oxfordshire
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Normal routine work.
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