Item 03: Cameron Robertson war diary, 29 December 1916-3 February 1919 - Page 102
Be aboard the boat by Monday- very hot and dusty.
Sunday20th left Camp for H.M.S Port Sydney and embarked about 4.40pm we pulled outside the breakwater and at 9pm headed for the Red Sea.Hurrah- we are on our way at last.
21st Very hot. Progress is very slow but still we are on our way and the lord is good.
23rd Ran into miniature cyclone which made the old Port Sydney look sick for a while.
Nov.3 arrived in Colombo and was granted leave from 10am till 11pm. Had a gay time with several English tea planters. Our