Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 267
(Letters from Joe 19th Aug & May)
Marjorie Ritchie rang up from Heliopolis Hospital she will be much sought after decent girls being few & far between in Cairo.
Boils on arms again
never had them till I came to Egypt. The troops have suffered so much that a vaccine is used by Hypodermic syringe We are inoculated for CHOLERA also, before going Gallipoli now.
M.O. let me off Cholorform business & will let me have week of Massage& Bathes instead, otherwise am fit enough.