Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 179

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June, 1915
Tuesday 29
5th Reinforcements under Major Mills Marched in tonight fresh off the Boat & full of wonder as we were at the strange sights of Cairo, we have the 6th & 7th Reinforcements out on the road. Hence our turn may soon come now to move off.
What do people think of the "Gas" business, we might be Rabbits & a Carbon Fumigator used! Its not playing the game, but the men from the Back country won't forget when their time comes.

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