Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 25 August
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Tuesday, August 25, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Wednesday, August 25, 1915
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Walkers Ridge
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - No Entry.
Carew Reynell Diary - No Entry.
Friday, August 25, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Hod Nabit
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Treked through night haltin 10 minutes at end of each hour and arrived in neighbourhood of Hod Geisi at 0800. Patrol of enemy camelry seen on eastern horizon but too far away to pursue. "B" Squadron sent out towards Ganadil to scout country - found remains of enemy camp lately occupied.
Regiment rested in Hod Geisi until 1300 and then left as Advance Guard to Brigade and mad for Hod Moshafat via Ganadil. Watered at Hod Dhuanin and reached Hod Nabit at 1930. The country toward Geisi and Ganadil consists of large sand dunes and is practically impassable for mounted troops. owing to number of sore backs, mostly in "C" Squdron and "A" Squadron being at Oghratina only 11 Officers and 200 Other Ranks were available for the Reconnaissance.
Saturday, August 25, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - El Shellal
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Moved off at 0430 and reached the bivouac at Abasan el Kebir at 0730.
Sunday, August 25, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Latron
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Scott, Lieutenant Colonel WH, CMG, DSO evacuated to hospital.
Regiment moved out at 1930 and arrived at Ludd camping area at 0030.
Monday, August 25, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Adelaide
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Regiment disbanded.
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