Item 02: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January 1915-31 December 1915 - Page 353
Dec. 5 Sun.
Attended medical parade at 9 a.m. & C.E. Service in Y.M.C.A. hut at 10.30.
After dinner got a leave pass & went into Alex. The tram running along all the way near the water's edge; passed a couple of little headlands on which were old forts. Caught a double decker tram out to Camp de Ceaser & visited one of the Scouts who was out at Montazah. Stayed to afternoon tea & then made tracks. First time I have been in a private house in Egypt. Went for a walk round the town – had dinner – went off to the Evening Service at St. Marks C.E. but arrived late & could not get in (full house.) Caught tram back to Ras-el-Tin.