Some articles on mounted:
... On 25 March, the Anzac Mounted Division moved out of their bivouacs in two columns ... The first column consisting of the New Zealand Mounted Rifles and 22nd Mounted Yeomanry Brigades marched up the beach from Bir Abu Shunnar at 0230 and went out in front to establish a line just south of the ... deep, dry wadi a formidable obstacle for both infantry and mounted troops in their advance on Gaza ...
Famous quotes containing the words mounted and/or imperial:
“Casey Jones, mounted to the cabin,
Casey Jones, throttle in his hand,
Casey Jones mounted to the cabin,
Took his farewell journey to the Promised Land.”
—Unknown. Casey Jones (l. 4952)
“Their bodies are buried in peace; but their name liveth for evermore.”
—Apocrypha. Ecclesiasticus, 44:14.
The line their name liveth for evermore was chosen by Rudyard Kipling on behalf of the Imperial War Graves Commission as an epitaph to be used in Commonwealth War Cemeteries. Kipling had himself lost a son in the fighting.