Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 231
[Saturday 19 August 1916]
Turk prisoners have brought
CHOLERA with them so every one is inoculated once more. I am getting quite white I was burnt black when I came in, & getting very soft lying in bed. Woke up as a new orderly fainted & fell over the Surgeon DOCTORS dressing tables couldn't stand seeing dressing done so I thought it was a Howitzer.
Sent you a sketch to replace the one lost in "trawler" but am afraid you must wait till I come home to fill in details & explain-
Was in Hospital this time last year at No.1 A.G.H. (Palace)