Item 01: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 21 August 1914 - 20 March 1915 - Page 128
quantity of dust & found that leading horses is not as easy as signalling
had nothing to do this afternoon only get ready to move off in the morning for Heliopolis, went to the pictures after tea & they were very good.
Chasper Moore was told to-day that he has to go back to Aus. with a dozen others, as they are no good to the army. 27 men are being sent back from the Queenslanders.
Early revallie & left Maadi at 9.30 & had a very dusty ride through the dusty ruins until we came to the made roads near the Citadel & there we had a fine trip from there on, we did not go through the principal streets