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Australian Light Horse

Australian Light Horse Brigade during Gallipoli, World War I

Scottish Horse - Second Boer war 1899 - 1902 (A unit made up of Australians, South Africans, Scottish and even some English of Scottish desent). Their record was pretty much second to none for a mounted unit.

BRITISH ARMY - Scottish Horse - Second Boer war 1899 - 1902 (A unit made up of Australians, South Africans, Scottish and even some English of Scottish desent). Their record was pretty much second to none for a mounted unit.

Three faithful members of the Australian Light Horse. The photograph is from an album of photographs taken in Egypt and the Middle East by an unknown South Australian member of the Australian Light Horse.

Three faithful members of the Australian Light Horse. The photograph is from an album of photographs taken in Egypt and the Middle East by an unknown South Australian member of the Australian Light Horse.

The last party of the 2nd Australian Light Horse Brigade to leave Gallipoli, December 1915.

The last party of the 2nd Australian Light Horse Brigade to leave Gallipoli, December 1915.

Walers were reliable and showed great endurance. About 160,000 of these Australian horses served in WW1. Frank Derrick - Monto Troup 5th Light Horse Regiment.

Walers were reliable and showed great endurance. About of these Australian horses served in Frank Derrick - Monto Troup Light Horse Regiment. I had a Great Uncle in the Light Horse Brigade.

New Zealand War Horse

Pictured Left is Cpl Austin Edwards and his Waler - Taffy. The Light Horse Brigade.

Australian Light Horse Men Entering Jerusalem by Frank Hurley

Australian Light Horsemen entering Jerusalem Pictures of the Great War by Frank Hurley

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Chandlers Warrego, an Australian Waler stallion in early century period tack.

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