Item 02: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January 1915-31 December 1915 - Page 166
May. 28 Fri
Another mighty warm day to-day - must have been fully 110° but Cairo heat is very dry & therefore bearable.
Another chap - Birch Roberts - came into the Office to-day from Mena- now 3 of us.
Our daily state shows 434 in Hospital.
Egypt contains a wonderful variety of nationalities & many people can speak English, French, Arabic, Greek, & Italian which are the languages mostly in use.