Yaduveer pitches for memorial to Mysore Lancers who fought in Haifa
| Wednesday | 19th September, 2018
It was the first time that Mysore Lancers participated in a World War," said Yaduveer.The Mysore Lancers were, in some ways, the equivalent of the Praetorian Guard of the Roman Emperors in days of yore.
We will submit a request to construct a Haifa War memorial in the city, and a museum along with it," Shenoy said.
There were around 4,000 soldiers who comprised the Mysore Lancers, and around 3,000 participated in the Battle of Haifa.
"The mounted cavalry of the British Army, comprising soldiers from the Jodhpur, Hyderabad and Mysore Lancers fought valiantly in the war, and liberated Haifa.
"Mysore Lancers were bodyguards to the maharajas.
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