Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 143
[Tuesday 23 May 1916]
If the a/c in the Daily Mirror of the recent Quatia fight here is a sample of information given to the Public, I wonder what the true position is at Verdun? Because it is most misleading
Aeroplanes fly every morning over our Camp so low they frighten the Horses- A message is dropped & then away they fly again.
It must be hard to discern everything from above & the day of the Light Horseman is not yet over as a scout.
The Star of Bethlehem shines very brightly at night, but I wish MOSES had made his Water Improvements a little more permanent. The nights are cool & beautifully starlit, but midday hot,
& sweaty we get a cool breeze from the Mediteranean