4. Regimental Colour Patches

4. Regimental Colour Patches
As listed in Routine Order No. 1
Cairo 18th October 1916
1st Light Horse
Regiment
1st Light Horse
Brigade
2nd Light Horse
Regiment
2nd Light Horse
Brigade
3rd Light Horse
Regiment
3rd Light Horse
Brigade
4th Light Horse
Regiment
4th Light Horse
Brigade
4th Light Horse – AIF
Order No 173 of 25.7.16
5th Light Horse
Regiment
5th Light Horse
Brigade
6th Light Horse
Regiment
 
7th Light Horse
Regiment
8th Light Horse
Regiment
9th Light Horse
Regiment
10th Light Horse
Regiment
11th Light Horse
Regiment
12th Light Horse
Regiment
13th Light Horse
Regiment (France)
14th Light Horse
Regiment
Colour patches for WWI uniforms are worn centrally on each shoulder with the top of the patch 1″ (25mm) below the shoulder seam (refer diagram on next page). They are worn so that the Brigade colour is to the lower front edge. The above illustrations are for patches worn on the left shoulder.
15th Light Horse
Regiment
Sizes:
Rectangles:
2.5″ x 1.5″ (62mm x 31mm)
Triangles and Diamonds:
2″ x 2″ (51mm x 51mm)