Item 08: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 19 January-28 April 1917 - Page 39

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Sat 24th
Left Bayud at 5.30 after rising at 4 feeding our horses & having breakfast, made the pace warm & arrived at Abd a few minutes after 7 caught the 8.20 train & played bridge on the way to Kantara arriving there at midday; Arrangements were made to stay at Kantara tonight but I slipped away with several others & caught a train about 1 oclock for Cairo arriving there at 5.30 Went to the Anzac Hostel & left my gear there & arranged for a bed then had dinner & a shave & drove around to the National to see Frost & Leask but found they had gone so rang up the 14th

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