1st Light Horse Regiment, Australian Imperial Force (AIF)

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1st Light Horse Regiment, Australian Imperial Force (AIF)
Years active:
Country: Australia
Service: Australian Army
Branch: Australian Imperial Force
Type: Mounted
Specific type: Light horse regiment
Full size: 500
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Alternate names: 1st Australian Light Horse Regiment
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: 1st Light Horse Brigade, Australian Imperial Force (AIF)
Parent level: Brigade
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Personal narratives

Major Philip Arthur Chambers

Private Gordon Colin Cooper

Trooper Edgar Roy Stanford

Trooper James Joseph Augustus Sweeney

Warrant Officer Class 2 Donald Law Patrick Cameron

David Gardyne Stuart Lindsay

Diary covering his experiences in 1914-15, including sailing from Australia on the Star of Victoria, training in Egypt, fighting at Gallipoli and being evacuated to hospital in Egypt. He later transferred to the artillery but this is not covered by the diary.

Related media

Official sources

Unit war diaries

  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 10/6 (unknown date–unknown date) (images free for non-commercial use)

Unit histories

Other official documents

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