Light Horse Regiment

Light Horse Regiment

The Light Horse Regiment (LHR), formerly the Imperial Light Horse (ILH), is a reserve unit of the South African Army. The regiment is an armoured car reconnaissance unit. It is part of the South African Army Armour Formation and is based at Mount Collins in Sandton, Johannesburg.

Read more about Light Horse RegimentHistory, Regimental Symbols, Alliances, Battle Honors

Other articles related to "light horse, light horse regiment, light, light horse regiments, regiment":

Battle Of El Buggar Ridge - Battle - Point 720
... The 3rd Light Horse Brigade (Australian Mounted Division) was ordered at 0820 to move to the east side of the Wadi Ghuzzee at Gamli at once, coming under orders of the 53rd (Welsh) Division, when the ... By As the 9th Light Horse Regiment (3rd Light Horse Brigade) was fighting their way towards el Buqqar and Point 720, at 1135, the 8th Mounted Brigade reported by phone to the Australian Mounted Divisional headquarters ... The 12th Light Armoured Motor Battery was ordered to support the 3rd Light Horse Brigade advance against Point 720 ...
14th Light Horse Regiment (Australia) - History
... The 14th Light Horse Regiment has a somewhat convoluted lineage ... of this amalgamation the four battalions of the QMI were reformed as light horse regiments, and the 4th Battalion became the 27th Light Horse Regiment ... most the units of the QMI were redesignated, and the 27th Light Horse Regiment became the 27th Light Horse (North Queensland Light Horse) Regiment ...
Murray William James Bourchier - Military Career - World War I
... Bourchier commanded a CMF light horse troop at Numurkah, Victoria from 1909 to 1914 ... At the outbreak of World War I he was commissioned into the 4th Light Horse Regiment and left with the first contingent of the First Australian Imperial Force ... He served with the Regiment in the Gallipoli, Egyptian, Sinai, Palestine and Syrian campaigns ...
Light Horse Regiment - Battle Honors
... Honours Elandslaagte and Relief of Mafeking, which the regiment had assumed, were disallowed when pre-Union battle honours were reviewed by the SA Defence ...
14th Light Horse Regiment (Australia)
... The 14th Light Horse Regiment was a mounted infantry or light horse unit of the Australian Army ... In 1930 it was amalgamated with the 2nd Light Horse Regiment to become the 2nd/14th Light Horse Regiment (Queensland Mounted Infantry), a unit that continues to ...

Famous quotes containing the words regiment, light and/or horse:

    With two thousand years of Christianity behind him ... a man can’t see a regiment of soldiers march past without going off the deep end. It starts off far too many ideas in his head.
    Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894–1961)

    Thine eyes shall see the light of distant skies:
    Yet, Cole! thy heart shall bear to Europe’s strand
    A living image of our own bright land,
    Such as upon thy glorious canvas lies;
    William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    People do not think themselves ugly, just as no horse thinks its face is long.
    Chinese proverb.