Australian Light Horse were mounted troops with characteristics of both cavalry and mounted infantry. They served during the Second Boer War and World War I. The Australian 4th Light Horse Brigade at the Battle of Beersheba in 1917 made a successful cavalry charge.
The Pferdetransportwagen - horse transportation wagon - (Vf. 1) belonged to the Veterinärfahrzeuge - veterinary vehicles. It could be towed by two or four horses. It was used for transportation of ill or wounded horses.