Item 02: Sydney B. Young war diary, 24 July-14 October 1916 - Page 38

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of about 15 rooms and in this we are comfortable while the troops are having a terrible time. There being no one to disturb us, some played cricket with pieces of palings and jam tins while I with a couple of mates went for a stroll when we came across mushrooms in galore 5? across. We collected 4 hatfulls and went down to the cook and got ¼ lb of butter, a handful of salt and a dixie lid. We then cooked them and there was enough for a good feed for the whole 28 of us.

We then went down and got our blankets and made

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