Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 159
The wounded continue to arrive in Cairo, are quickly dressed & partly cured & out to the Camps on the Desert again –
Their first want & last want like everyone all over the world is L.S.D. It is wonderful how everything hinges on it, even the munitions of war we read about strikes for more pay etc: which seems so cold blooded at such a time – All manner of wonderful wounds & escapes I suppose you are glad I am here in Heliopolis in lieu of Dardanelles, but I am sorry to miss it all. [indecipherable] we have our job here to keep the horses fit.