Description: 2/14th Light Horse (Queensland Mounted Infantry) – Nickel plated Hat Badge 1953 – 60
Maker’s Name: Stokes, Melb
Condition: Very Good
Comments: 2/14th Light Horse (Queensland Mounted Infantry) – Nickel plated Hat Badge 1953 – 60. Missing one lug.
The 2/14th Light Horse Regiment (Queensland Mounted Infantry) is a regiment of the Australian Army and forms part of the Royal Australian Armoured Corps. The regiment was formed in 1930 but traces its lineage to 1860 through the 2nd Moreton Light Horse (QMI) and the 14th Moreton Light Horse (QMI). It is the oldest Australian Regular Army unit and celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2010. It is currently equipped with ASLAV vehicles used in the armoured reconnaissance role. The regiment is assigned to 7th Brigade based in Brisbane.