A Real Warhorse

 A Real Warhorse
A Real Warhorse
These were not animals as you may have seen in the film “War Horse.” The vast majority were not used for the cavalry but for heavy work such as pulling gun carriages or supplies.
 During the war, thousands of horses – and men – were trained at Lathom Park near Ormskirk. Lord Lathom offered his land so the animals could be prepared for their duties at the front line. 
These were not animals as you may have seen in the film “War Horse.” The vast majority were not used for the cavalry but for heavy work such as pulling gun carriages or supplies.