"At a mile distant their thousand hooves were stuttering thunder, coming at a rate that frightened a man - they were an awe inspiring sight, galloping through the red haze - knee to knee and horse to horse - the dying sun glinting on bayonet points..." Trooper Ion Idriess
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2nd New Zealand Machine Gun Squadron, Nominal Roll Topic: AIF - 5B - 2 NZMGS
2nd New Zealand Machine Gun Squadron
5th Australian Light Horse Brigade
Imperial Camel Corps, New Zealand members hat badge
The following Nominal Roll for the 2nd New Zealand Machine Gun Squadron, 5th Light Horse Brigade, Desert Mounted Corps (2nd NZMGS) comprises the men known to have served with that formation during the Great War. Note: There are many names missing and as time goes on these gaps will be filled.
12573 Trooper Richard William BEAL, 4th Battalion, 15th Company.
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