Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 206
Still waiting orders hear we are part of
4000 reinforcements – for [indecipherable] Received letter from Mrs Ferrar Laura, & papers-
Have packed everything up & only go with
out what I can carry –
A man should buy little Kit in Australia but so long as he has money he is alright Mrs F. insisted about sending me something so I told her Handerchief 1 pr soks posted every month – would be a great boon in the trenches further on water is the trouble at Gaba Tepee. So will be a dry blow & no washing. flies are a curse, curse them.