Item 01: Henry Frederick Wallace Tucker diary, 14 September 1914-31 December 1915 - Page 216
Dec. 25 Saturday 1915
Woke up at Mena House to find all sorts of provision made for our cheer.
Lottery tickets were give & parcels with all sorts of dainties handed round.
Concert at night.
Went for a walk with a few friends today as far as the Pryamids, there are crowds out to see the sights & the camels & donkeys are having a lot of work.
Dec. 26 Sunday 1915
Not too bright. Resting all day.
6th A L Regiment arrived at Alexandra.
More letters from Home I wonder how they are putting in their Xmas.
Dec. 27 Monday 1915
Dr says I can go to Helonan
Regiment intraining for Maadi
Am feeling better & really do not think that I am bad enough to be sent back.