Item 01: Sydney B. Young war diary, 13 May-24 July 1916 - Page 40
The log clock strikes every ¼ mile.
Have learnt Morse Code in my spare time.
We have appointed 2 permanent mess orderlies for the trip for 1/- week They are very enthusiastic M.O's and by the constant use of the holystone & sand (without regard to the wear on the table) they have made our table the cleanest on the ship.
Past St. Helena out of sight.
22nd nothing to report.