Item 08: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 19 January-28 April 1917 - Page 13

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still come in daily. & they are now complaining that 3 Bedouins mounted on horses at Rafa rob them & say they are working under orders from the English & are to hunt any Turks back who try to come in, they are also getting ill treated by the Bedouins.

Sat 27th
Had a cruel time with my throat last night & slept in till 9 oclock this morning, then paraded to the Dr who said it is impossible to get cured here as he had not the right medicine, & by 10 oclock I was mounted & on my way to El Arish put in some time at the Camp waiting for some mail to

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