Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 115
Exercise today around hills & Quarries, some of which would hold a Squadron of Cavalry. Went to the Hot Sulphur Baths & lay in them for 20 minutes, like all Turkish or other Baths, Sandglass, nigger, blanket, etc. etc:-
My watch changed color studs etc from the Sulphur. After the sand of the Desert it was like making [indecipherable] north of Bretonia were every Tommy got into a Bath some 3 deep, & washed their clothes – I will post this here & chance you getting it.