Memorial to the Australian Light Horse (Tamworth Waler Memorial). Bronze statue of an Australian WW1 trooper saying farewell to his Waler horse (a mare is shown) in the deserts of the Middle East. The statue was sculpted by Tanya Bartlett of Newcastle. None of the horses who were shipped overseas returned to Australia.
Retreat at Romani: Light Horse Memorial in Murrumburrah, NSW: dedicated to "Bill, the Bastard", a Waler horse in WW1 who could only be ridden by one master but earned his place in fame by carrying 5 men back to safety, galloping 3/4 of a mile in soft sand.
A classic image of the Lighthorseman........ bayonet pointing towards the enemy Australian Light Horse King & Country producers of all-metal, hand-painted 1:30 scale 60mm Collectible toy soldiers, military miniatures and civilian toy soldier figures.