Item 01: Dudley V. Walford diary, 23 September 1914 - 13 August 1916 - Page 95
marquees, and were responsible for much good work.
Everywhere the allies had erected extensive works which showed that they meant business & that it was to be a permanent base for Salonika as well as Gallipoli. Piers and breakwaters were erected wherever necessary; and a large water condenser on the southern beach. The water supply gave great anxiety as the water from the wells was far from sufficient, and was causing much sickness amongst the men. The island was very suitable for rest camps for men from Gallipoli who cherished in an open game of football. cricket or