Australian Light Horse were mounted troops with characteristics of both cavalry and mounted infantry. They served during the Second Boer War and World War I. The Australian 4th Light Horse Brigade at the Battle of Beersheba in 1917 made a successful cavalry charge.

Australian Light Horse Brigade during Gallipoli, World War I

Australian Light Horse picking up their wounded and dismounted at the battle of Romani 3rd to 5th August 1916.

Australian Light Horse picking up their wounded and dismounted at the battle of Romani to August

Ww1 Lighthorse At Beersheba Painting  - Ww1 Lighthorse At Beersheba Fine Art Print

Ww1 Lighthorse At Beersheba

Ww1 Lighthorse At Beersheba Painting  - Ww1 Lighthorse At Beersheba Fine Art Print

Ww1 Lighthorse At Beersheba

A Brave Colonial Son - Light Horse Trooper http://www.booksonwaraustralia.com

A Brave Colonial Son - Light Horse Trooper http://www.booksonwaraustralia.com

The 1st Australian Light Horse Brigade moving down from Judea to the capture of Jericho. Brigadier General Cox is at the head of the column, with Major A Chisholme DSO (Brigade Major), next to him. Ottoman Empire: Palestine, February 1918 by Frank Hurley

The Australian Light Horse Brigade moving down from Judea to the capture of Jericho. Brigadier General Cox is at the head of the column, with Major A Chisholme DSO (Brigade Major), next to him. Ottoman Empire: Palestine, February 1918 by Frank Hurley

A high view of the camp and horse lines of A Squadron, 9th Australian Light Horse Regiment, in a valley near Jericho in Palestine.

*A high view of the camp and horse lines of A Squadron, Australian Light Horse Regiment, in a valley near Jericho in Palestine.

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