Item 02: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January 1915-31 December 1915 - Page 136
Apr. 28 Wed.
Saw a Wahroonga chap – Charlie Sanders – in hospital to-day & also S.M. Ward who was in the 6th Inf.
Got 8 letters by the mail to-night all of which were from Australia except one from an English S.M. who is in the Scout Section of 21st Battalion, Surrey Rifles & wrote under fire in France.
The number of past & present members of the Boy Scouts Association serving, as far as known, is over 12,000.
[Note, 21st London Rgt. First Surrey Rifles. 47th Division.]