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From the Collection of 8th/13th Victorian Mounted Rifles Regimental Collection Building 129 Carlisle Drive North Bandiana Vic

Description
Black and white photograph of men lined up in front of Bren Gun Carriers in forest country. Dress varies; shorts, thongs, some ahirts, some without, steel helmets. 8th Light Horse/8th Reconnaisance Battalion
Size
240mm x 160mm
Object Registration
3089.56
Historical information
8th Light Horse converted to mechanized in 1941, receiving Bren Gun carriers at Bonegilla
Significance
Good image of training 1941
Last updated
5 Mar 2019 at 10:31AM