Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 202
[Friday 21 July 1916]
Travelled all night & shelled enemy, usual Taubes & Scouts sniping- I could tell you more but dare not.
Casualties I must not mention they were not many but Johnny Turk is in form alright.
[Following paragraphs are crossed out]
Received Mail which went to France also Ointment from Chemist Deniliquin thank you very much- "Bystander"
This nearly = BAIRNSFATHER While we were bustling to get away, the Supply Officer sent a message that all Hoop Iron off Forage & empty bottles (Pickle Gift) were to be collected & returned to Dump at Railhead & not to the Supply Depot!!!