Item 01: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 21 August 1914 - 20 March 1915 - Page 84
in good time & arrived back in camp well satisfied with our night out
Signalling close to camp all day, helio being the principal instrument used.
a very quiet day, also a perfect one. after tea Stan & I came to the writing tent to scribble a letter or two, to put in time. paper & envelopes are give to us free gratis, also pens & ink is supplied in any quantity & a couple of natives to wait on us, so we are not doing too bad.
Sig. close to camp all day. B. Sqd. signallers went to the old fort on the ridge about a mile from the camp. they said there was a grave yard there, also skulls & bones lying about, we are going