Tribute to horsemen
MORE than 150 people paid tribute to the charge of the Fourth Australian Light Horse Brigade in Beersheba during the First World War at the Kyabram Cemetery last week.
The event was attended by three Campaspe Shire councillors, Annie Vickers, Neil Pankhurst and Vicki Neale, and was, according to organiser Clive Toms, a ‘‘good success’’.
‘‘I paid tribute to an old friend in Garry Major, and it was really from the books Garry gave me about the charge that enlightened me to the story,’’ Clive said.
‘‘I was ignorant of this marvellous story
Ewan McLean (left), from Mooroopna, and Kerry Bruce, from Barmah, dressed up in light horsemen regalia.