Black Diggers

Black Diggers

by

Tom Wright

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The Light Horse Term Analysis

A number of Australian mounted soldiers who fought on horseback during World War One, especially in the Middle East (including Laurie).
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The Light Horse Term Timeline in Black Diggers

The timeline below shows where the term The Light Horse appears in Black Diggers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act Two
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...church in the city of Mount Gambier. Someone stops and asks if he was in the Light Horse , fighting in Palestine. The man recognizes him, since “you’d hardly forget a face like... (full context)