Item 02: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January 1915-31 December 1915 - Page 22
4 Jan. Mon.
Mess orderly for Nos. 23 and 25 mess.
The Kyarra's run from 12 a.m. yesterday to 12 a.m. day is 283
It is alright sleeping up on deck but the crew washing down the decks with the hose causes an early disturbance.
Since leaving Colombo we pass shipping daily.
Passed Island of Socatra during the afternoon and Cape Guardafui (eastern most point of Africa about 8 pm.