They Rode Into History: 8th Light Horse – Leatherette 2


by Max Emery

New Leatherette with  gold embossing on the cover and signed by the Author.

This is a Unit history of 8th Light Horse Regiment, by Max Emery, whose great uncle was killed with the Regiment at Es Salt in Palestine. This unit was raised in Victoria and saw service in Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine and Syria during the Great War. The action of the 8th and 10th Lighthorse Regiments during the ill fated charge at The Nek on 7th August 1915 became legendary after the Charge was immortalized on screen in the famous Australian movie ‘ Gallipoli ‘.

ISBN: 9780975835388

The History of the 8th Light Horse Regiment AIF, 1914 -19

8th LHR Gallipoli Unit History Sinai Desert Romani Gaza Magdahaba Beersheba Jerusalem Jordon Valley Damascus Nek Great War WW1 Egypt


Approx 224pp, 7″ x 10″. Contains many maps and photos, 8 appendices including Honours and Awards and Nominall Roll.

*Note no slip case.