Item 01: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 21 August 1914 - 20 March 1915 - Page 174
& arrived in camp at 10 oclock & found a camel had got rid of a load of lucerne in front of the Y.M.C.A. so we set to work & took enough to keep our horses feeding all night.
Early rising this morning as there is a big "sham" fight on the cards the Territorials are to fight the whole of this division (17000 men)
I went before the quack again to-day, but there was no necessity to as I am as right as rain again & got off parade & put on "light duties"
The troops returned at 4 oclock & said they did not meet the