Item 01: Dudley V. Walford diary, 23 September 1914 - 13 August 1916 - Page 18
through until the following day.
We met two British warships on our way through also Indian & British troops entrenched at various strategic points along the canal banks
I am feeling well at present having developed an attack of influenza.
On our way through the Canal at a place called Ismailia, which had been attacked by the Turks we met some of the N.Z. contingent, two Indians were killed & 5 wounded
Much more fighting is expected