The Lighthorsemen

  • 1987
  • Movie
  • PG
  • War

Although cavalry troops did not play much of a role during WW I, THE LIGHTHORSEMEN tells the story of one successful use of mounted infantry troops in that conflict--the charge of the Australian Lighthorse at Beersheba, a desert town in Palestine held by Turkish troops. The plot focuses on a quartet of Lighthorsemen (Blake, Walton, McKenzie, and Sweet) more