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The Australian Light Horse Association Ltd is a non-profit organisation, whose aim is to preserve the history and tradition of the Australian Light Horse and its predecessors.

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Vaccine Passports are Coming

Vaccine Passports are Coming

The percentage of the population that needs to give herd immunity against a disease depends on the disease, for Covid it is thought to be at least 80%.

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Semakh Statue Unveiled

Semakh Statue Unveiled

The statue, ‘No Greater Love Than This,’ was dedicated this week in Semakh a century after the historic battle—honouring the Aboriginal soldiers who bled and died in WWI.

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In recognition of Aboriginal Troopers of WW1

In recognition of Aboriginal Troopers of WW1

This year on September 25th a full size statue to honour Aboriginals of WW1 will be unveiled at Semakh, Israel. This exciting event is mainly a result of Christians for Israel’s generous offer of meeting dollar for dollar donations given for the memorial.

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Honouring the Unique Australian-Aboriginal and Israeli Connection

Honouring the Unique Australian-Aboriginal and Israeli Connection

When preparing for the Australian Light Horse Association’s commemoration of the centenary of the charge at Beersheba, I felt it important to acknowledge the role of Aboriginal Troopers in WW1. 
Although relatively small in number, they “punched well above their weight” making a significant contribution in the campaign, particularly in the crucial battle for Semakh. 

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