The Australian Light Horse in Palestine, 1918 (c)
Photograph, World War One, Egypt and Palestine (1914-1918), 1918 (c).
The Australian Light Horse, along with British Yeomanry and Indian cavalry units, played a vital role in the Palestine campaign. At Beersheba (31 October 1917), the Third Battle of Gaza (1-2 November 1917) and the Battle of Meggido, the cavalry helped outflank, encircle and harry the retreating Turks.
From an album of 516 photographs compiled by Brig John Gilbert Browne (b 1879), 1916-1919; associated with 14th (King's) Hussars, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force and Egyptian Expeditionary Force.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection