"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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Australian Militia Field Force, 3rd Australian Light Horse Brigade, 1903 Topic: Militia - LH - 3LHB
3rd Australian Light Horse Brigade
Australian Militia Field Force
The 3rd Australian Light Horse Brigade was formed as part of the Australian Militia Field Force in 1903. It was established to service the catchment region of northern Victoria. The various units making up the brigade included Militia and Permenant military formations.
Arm of Service
7th Australian Light Horse Regiment (Victorian Mounted Rifles)
8th Australian Light Horse Regiment (Victorian Mounted Rifles)
9th Australian Light Horse Regiment (Victorian Mounted Rifles)
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