Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 145
[Thursday 25 May 1916]
Took 6 Camels to Yeomanry Camp & brought back some useful equiptment etc.
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Took photos for O.C. Camel Corps of dead Horses Camels etc have left my own camera in Egypt but may get some prints.
Topped up a few graves. I wonder will the Capitalists in Australia still want married Couples for Boundary Riders without encumbrances !! after this war. One station bred boy is worth two immigrants any day, both in Australia & here. Come here & see! Poor Mother I'm not running down the English & believe in the Crimson thread of Kinship but not Polo, Bedrooms, Baths etc in the Desert.