Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 21 August
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Friday, August 21, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Saturday, August 21, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - No Entry.
Carew Reynell Diary - No Entry.
Monday, August 21, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Hod Nabit
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Routine work. Horses regaining condition.
Tuesday, August 21, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Abasan el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - At 0500 word received from Brigade to turn out on a practice alarm.
Rations and supplies for 72 hours to be carried on the men and horse, i.e. unexpended portion of the day's ration, one day's special rations per man and horse, and the iron ration.
At 0645 the Regiment paraded in mass and moved across the railway line to the Brigade rendezvous about two miles south east of the camp where it was inspected by the General Officer in Command Brigade and Division - returning to camp at 0900.
"A" Echelon transport - water cart, one limber of SAA [small arms ammunition] and one limber of technical tools accompanied the Regiment. "B" Echelon - baggage and supplies parading under the Brigade Transport Office.
Wednesday, August 21, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Ain Ed Duk
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - A cross was erected on Corporal Fletcher's grave in No 3 Sub Sector.
Three GS wagons and personnel rejoined Regiment from Divisional Train.
Thursday, August 21, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Adelaide
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Regiment disbanded.
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9th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour
Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920
Citation: 9th LHR AIF War Diary, 21 August