Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 93
[Saturday 1 April 1916]
Sports on at Highland Mounted Brigade & I got some snapshots of the Scotchmen wrestling on Donkeys & a Camel Race.
Letter from Nowell Forth today, from Sudan.
We sent out Aeroplanes reconnaissance & dropped Bombs on some 200
Kharga Oasis but the weather has been against Flying.
If you look at map of Nile you will see
Sohag is a long way South All sorts of rumours about returning North again soon but nothing definite.