Item 03: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1917 - Page 23
Monday 22 January 1917
I have about 160/-/- in Bank in England.
I have about 293/-/- Anglo Egyptian Bank Cairo
My deferred pay 100 about
How much is in Savings Bank in Deniliquin please! Interest could be entered in Pass Bk. if you have it.
Khamsin blowing – odd Turkscome in they know we will treat them decently & not feed the vultures on them like they do the Armenians, some terrible stories are told of what they have been doing to these unfortunate people.
One Turk had 2 bullets in him, shot by the Bedouins who got a lot of Rifles etc. from Rafa & Magdaba.