Item 02: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January 1915-31 December 1915 - Page 310
Oct. 23 Sat.
Is Greece coming into the war? This is the question people have been asking themselves for some time. It looks very much as if they would soon be at it. There are more Greeks than any other Europeans in Egypt and they appear to have quite a commercial grip of the country – it would hurt the Greeks here a trifle if they decided to go against the allies. A couple of weeks ago 3500 reservists left Alexandria for Athens & 2 or 3 days ago 400 left Cairo