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... At 0100 Chetwode's mounted units of Desert Column began moving to attack Rafa on 9 January 1916 without any reserve ammunition for the artillery, rifles and machine guns ... While the 1st Light Horse and the New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigades rode to a position from which to attack from the south, east and north, the 5th Mounted Yeomanry Brigade moved off by the ... At 0615 the Auckland Mounted Rifle Regiment was first to reach the boundary pillars on the Egyptian and Ottoman frontier, moving from the African continent onto Asia ...
... The advance by two infantry and one mounted division into the Judean Hills towards Jerusalem was suspended in the area of Nebi Samwil on 24 November ... infantry from the 54th (East Anglian) Division and the Anzac Mounted Division began their attack across the Nahr el Auja on the Mediterranean coast to the north of Jaffa ... The only mounted brigade available was the New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade which had been on garrison duty in the occupied city of Jaffa since 16 November ...
... Division 155th (South Scottish) Brigade 156th (Scottish Rifles) Brigade 157th (Highland Light Infantry) Brigade 53rd (Welsh) Division 158th (North Wales) Brigade 159th (Cheshire) Brigade 160th (Welsh ... Antill) 8th Light Horse Regiment 9th Light Horse Regiment 10th Light Horse Regiment 11th Light Horse Regiment (attached) New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade Auckland Mounted Rifles ...
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—Maxwell Anderson (18881959)