Item 02: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January 1915-31 December 1915 - Page 142
May. 4 Tue.
The little Chapel at the House has been converted into a ward with 25 beds in it – men are also on mattresses in all passages & on stair-landings throughout the house – Our daily returns to Headquarters are shewing "No empty beds"
At 8 p.m. sent into Ghezireh Palace to assist with rush of wounded expected.
They commenced to arrive about 10.30 p.m. & as there was no clerical work doing
leant lent a hand to get them into wards – about 300 altogether- returned in Motor Ambulance to Mena arriving at 1.15 a.m. About 230 admitted.