Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 13 August
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Thursday, August 13, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Friday, August 13, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - No Entry.
Carew Reynell Diary - No Entry.
Sunday, August 13, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Hod Abu Dahad
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Brigade Resting.
Enemy plane dropped bombs. No casualties.
Regiment went to Hod Nabit and returned to Hod Hasanien for the night.
Monday, August 13, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Tel el Marakeb
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Range practice and lectures as per syllabus.
Tuesday, August 13, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Bluff
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Enemy exceptionally quiet. Advance officers from 1st Battalion BWI took over Area Stores at 1500.
1720 Enemy artillery fired five rounds.
1830 A body of mounted men, 50 strong observed travelling below foothills towards Grant Hill. Small parties of men were frequently seen during the day travelling in the foothills and leading packhorses down Wadi El Mudah - Dirah.
No 1 Battalion, British West Indies Regiment relieved this regiment as garrison F Section Defences. Relief completed by 2330.
Regiment concentrated at No 1 crossing Wadi Auja and moved off via roads 26, 33, and 27 to Ain Ed Duk arriving at 0230.
Bleechmore, Major C; and, 35 Other Ranks remained in close support to BWI on F Section.
Wednesday, August 13, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Adelaide
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Regiment disbanded.
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