Item 03: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1917 - Page 55
Friday 23 February 1917
Made out big list of promotions for N.C.O.s in my Squadron, the standard of the L.H. is so high that Officers & N.C.O.s have a great responsibility & need to be correspondingly good.
Getting warmer every week, tho' nights are still cold.
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ENGLISH mail in – letters from Laura – the wife, Mrs. Ferrar & Pagan's – am sorry the Housewife Mother made me has not yet arrived, but I've not given up hope as I've only just received Mothers hand painted Hanky was so pleased with it.