Item 01: Sydney B. Young war diary, 13 May-24 July 1916 - Page 97
gooseberries & Black Currants growing. Being ripe we were able to demolish a few which we enjoyed.
Confectionary and Sweets here is about the same price as in Australia.
It costs us 5/- each for the motor which we thought was a bit stiff. [private's pay was 6/- per day]
In Salisbury we met at different times 4 of our own officers and saluted them but the are sports and forgot that we were out of bounds. Perhaps that is partly accounted for by the fact that they