100 years ago the 4th Light Horse Brigade Charge at Beersheba

100 years ago the 4th Light Horse Brigade Charge at Beersheba

Australian Light Horse of the 4th and 12th ANZAC Light Horse Regiments (the 4th Light Horse Brigade) charged into history one hundred years ago, on the 31st of October, 1917 as they took part in the last major charge of its kind and successful captured the town of Beersheba. +++ “While the 4th Light Horse…

Legacy Week 2017

Legacy Week 2017

Legacy Week 2017: Sunday 27 August – Saturday 2 September Badge Day – Friday 1 September Legacy is a charity providing services to Australian families suffering after the injury or death of a spouse or parent, during or after their defence force service. We currently care for around 65,000 widow(er)s and 1,800 children and disabled…

Remembering The Battle of Singapore – 8-15 Feb 1942

Remembering The Battle of Singapore – 8-15 Feb 1942

ABC news has published an absorbing article entitled the ‘Fall of Singapore: Australian POWs’ oral history charts memories of defeat and imprisonment’. Read it here It is an interesting article into an era that less have heard about, It resulted in the Japanese capture of Singapore and the largest surrender of British-led military personnel in history….