[Editor: This postcard, which incorporates a photo of two Australian Light Horsemen on a ship, is from the era of the First World War (1914-1918). The postcard is undated.]
Light Horsemen on a ship
[Front of postcard]
[Photo of two Australian Light Horsemen on a ship.]
[Reverse of postcard]
[No identifying information about the manufacturer was included on the postcard.]
Dimensions (approximate): 88 mm. (width), 136 mm. (height).
Light Horsemen = (in the context of the 20th Century) mounted infantry (e.g. the Australian Light Horse, which usually operated as mounted infantry, but was also used in cavalry roles); can also refer to the personnel of some armoured vehicle units (e.g. the Australian 2nd/14th Light Horse Regiment)