Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of men

Updated April 24 2018 - 9:47pm, first published October 16 2017 - 7:15pm

In his otherwise cogent article on Australia's role in the establishment of Israel, ("Not quite right brigade", October 16, p14) Tony Walker repeats the nonsense that the charge of the Australian Light Horse at Beersheba was "history's last great cavalry charge".

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

or signup to continue reading

All articles from our website & app
The digital version of Today's Paper
Breaking news alerts direct to your inbox
Interactive Crosswords, Sudoku and Trivia
All articles from the other in your area

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.