Topic: AIF - DMC
Desert Mounted Corps
General Murray's Despatches
General Allenby's Despatches
The individual formations that comprised the Desert Mounted Corps were many. Put together at any one time and there was about 14,000 mounted men in the Desert Mounted Corps. Below is a guide to the individual units.
The Battle of Magdhaba, Sinai, 23 December 1916
The Battle of Rafa, Sinai, 9 January 1917
Prelude to the Battle of Beersheba
In order to give a perspective on the lead up to the Battle of Beersheba, the October Routine Orders for the Desert Mounted Corps are presented in full and in their original form.
Roll of Honour
Lest We Forget
Further Reading:Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920
Citation: Desert Mounted Corps (DMC), Contents