Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 146
[Friday 26 May 1916]
Hotter again &
Boils again as well as flies are an awful curse.
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Bob Ronald of Nap Nap from the 6th L.H. came to my Tent & had a yarn.
And many other L.H. men of the 2nd Brigade- The rest of the 1st L.H. Brigade arrived today €“ 2 LH & 3 L.H. The Ambulance have made a sort of Sleigh out of a Sheet of Galvanised Corrugated Iron pulled along the sand by a Camel & Chains, to collect sick men in- & wounded.
Found 6 Tents buried in the sand near the Yeomanry Camp evidently by Bedouins