Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 292
Left Alex:- at midday in company with another Transport – beautiful, calm As soon as the men were settled I went to writing room & scribbled some letters [indecipherable] them on to the wharf for the People to post I hope they are delivered.
Much "grog" has been drunk by the men & some make [indecipherable] fools of themselves. Thank goodness I'm off to the front again, instead of Light Duties Egypt as so many wounded men get –
Good bed – Good Bath – Good Tucker – when will we see such comfort again.