Item 01: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 19 December 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 347
26 December Sunday 1915
I am afraid my notes must be difficult to read & in future will endeavour to write more clearly –
And so we return to Egypt –
You remember the saying "Having once tasted the waters of the Nile one is bound to return to Egypt" I hope the same may apply to the old Murrambidgee – I love the Gum trees but the Palms & the Nile & the Desert have undoubtedly a charm. Arrived Alexandria noon Bright sunshine blue sea & all's well – The next move I expect will be Cairo –
Transports Hospital Boats & Warships all following each other.
Arrived safely Aerodrome camp 5 p.m. Monday