The South Alberta Light Horse History


The history of the South Alberta Light Horse dates back over 100 years and incorporates many amalgamations and mergers.  For a detailed download of our lineage please click here.   


The following sections give an overview of the history of the regiment from the early days of 1885 and cumulates with the Regimental contribution to the war in Afghanistan

In addition, a number of our traditions and ceremonial items are described in detail for your enjoyment.

For a complete history, please contact us to get a copy of our Regimental History Book written by Donald Graves.