Item 01: John Duncan McRae diary, 5 October-11 December 1917 - Page 34

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sitting or lying on deck, half asleep, or quite asleep, or dozing.

We met among our men a chap de Winton Jones by name, who is attached to the Pres.n Church of Victoria, - one of John Flinns mission agents, he seems to have been, and he is really a fine fellow, although somewhat talkative and over-confiding. He was just telling Allen & self that he is engaged and that he has really very much missed his fiancée since leaving Sydney , and we thought this to be a very remarkable thing under the circumstances.

Saturday afternoon being half-holiday on board Allen & yours truly have found a nice corner right aft and there we smoke & talk and write all the afternoon despite

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