Item 01: Sydney B. Young war diary, 13 May-24 July 1916 - Page 101
Our Trip to London 20th to 24th
At 8.30 a.m. we left camp and played troops to Amesbury station where we entrained for London and left at 10 o'clock.
Our instruments were carried back to camp by the signallers.
We passed through some beautiful country. Fields of poppies, blood red and their abundance made them look like rivers of blood. Then there were fields of yellow mustard flowers and with the sun shining on them made them look like pictures we have seen but