Item 06: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 16 August-22 November 1916 - Page 113

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Sat 11th
Watson & I left Ge'eila at 7 oclock this morning & proceeded along the line mending it as we went, our journey half completed we were held up by some Tommies who told us to look out for a German spy dressed as an Australian riding a bay horse with a long mane & tail he is carrying maps & tells anyone he meets that he lost the main body while on patrol & is trying to find his camp. we arrived at Geisi for an early dinner & then I rode back on my own & rather enjoyed the ride as the weather is perfect, arrived back in Camp early & had some more boxing after tea, while some of the lads amused themselves kicking a football about

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