Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 25
After all I did not post these notes at Aden as we only stayed a few hours & did not go ashore.
This morning we are in the Red Sea & many boats of many nationalities pass us including a patrolling Cruiser, keeping the trade Routes open.
A P & O Mail boat also passed, we exchanged greetings –
The Coast is rugged & date palms grow at intervals.
Patients in hospital are better I am glad to say