Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR
9th LHR, AIF
War Diary, 29 August
Pro Gloria et Honore - For Glory and Honour
Regimental March - Marching Through Georgia
Saturday, August 29, 1914
See 4th Military District, South Australia for militia activities.
Sunday, August 29, 19159th Light Horse Regiment Location - Damijelik Hills
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - 0100 Second Lieutenant GM McDonald and 166 Private Morrison WN at head of 30 men bombed their way along a trench on the left for about 70 yards and connected up with 10th Light Horse Regiment. Our causalties for whole action were 15 killed, 45 wounded, 18 missing.
Total 78 which included Lieutenant Colonel Reynell, Captain Callary, and Captain Jaffray still missing.
1000 All except 25 of our men were relieved from the trenches during which time we have supplied drafts of 1 Officer 24 Other Ranks towards maintenance of positions.
Tuesday, August 29, 1916
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Hod Nabit
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Routine Work.
Wednesday, August 29, 1917
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Abasan el Kebir
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Mounted training 0600 - 0800 Troop and Squadron Drill.
General Officer in Command Division Australian Mounted Division present during training.
Bleechmore, Major C, returned from Cairo leave.
Fifteen Other Ranks returned from rest camp.
Thursday, August 29, 1918
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Ludd area
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Inspection of all kit and equipment carried out by Squadron Leaders also inspection of all pack saddlery and lead harnesses carried out by Regimental Quarter Master.
Lecture delivered at Brigade Headquarters at 1700 to all officers of the Brigade by Fowler, Lieutenant Colonel, ADMS.
Friday, August 29, 1919
9th Light Horse Regiment Location - Adelaide
9th Light Horse Regiment War Diary - Regiment disbanded.
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