Badge - 8th Cav Regiment
From the Collection of Wangaratta RSL Sub Branch 2-4 Templeton Street Wangaratta Victoria
- Square gold badge with grey enamel in the middle. 8th Light Horse patch colours of yellow and blue, in the centre with gold writing underneath.
- 2.5cm wide, 2.5cm high, 2mm deep
- australia, light horse, 8th cav regiment, 8th light horse regiment
- During the inter-war years, the 8th Light Horse was re-raised as a part-time unit based in the Indi region of northern Victoria. It was later converted to a divisional cavalry regiment during the Second World War but was disbanded in 1944 without having been deployed overseas.
- On front: 8th Cav Regiment, under the 8th Lighthorse colour patch
On back: Nichol
- 6 Feb 2020 at 2:36PM