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A fitting tribute.An ANZAC Salute to the Horses Copyright Mandy Fanelli of BRU…

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A fitting tribute.

🌺🌺An ANZAC Salute to the Horses🌺🌺 Copyright Mandy Fanelli of BRUMBIES Inspire Me I’m gonna take Roger, Dad
Down to the camp to enlist,
This boy of seventeen
Adventure was his wish.
He wanted to join the Light Horse
The government paid thirty pound,
For a horse of great heart
And a temperament that’s sound.
They made me ride him bareback
My legs wrapped around his girth,
Jumping log made obstacles
To test our strength and worth.
They issued me a uniform
Including my slouch hat green,
They branded Roger with an arrow
And now we are a team.
Each morning I groomed my horse
And trained with all the lads,
To become an expert horseman
Along with my fellow comrades.
We sailed on the ocean… More

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