Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 183

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1 July 1918 Monday
(Residents abroad should now order this diary for 1919.)
(Wonder whether I'll want another)
At 0400 or 4 am we were well & truly shelled a nice introduction to our new Camp- Just warned to go out on a Wiring party tonight in front line so must try & dodge shells but a man is never free in this Sector
We remain in support at least a fortnight those that are left – evacuations heavy thro' Malarial etc:-
Lost 10 horses killed 26 wounded by shell fire- ABU. TELLUL

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