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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.

NAM Accession Number

NAM. 1990-11-13-1-208

Copyright/Ownership

National Army Museum, London

Location

National Army Museum, Study collection

Object URL

https://collection.nam.ac.uk/detail.php?acc=1990-11-13-1-208