Item 01: Sydney B. Young war diary, 13 May-24 July 1916 - Page 54
original. They seem to be all windows, and in lots of cases the tops of the houses are square and devoid of chimney stacks. This seems remarkable as the houses seem to have no roofs. Looking again I cannot see one chimney in the town except on Factory.
The roofs of the rest are all tiled. I can see no other kind.
We have shipped a 4.7 gun on our stern this afternoon the other transports have done the same.
News has come through that an Australian Transport ? "Ascanius" (?) has been sunk in the Mediterranean