Item 03: James McCall Young diary, 6 August 1918-6 August 1919 - Page 108
we were all lined up and our temperature taken. Up anchored at 10 to 4 and steamed to Port Melbourne.
Arrived Pier 8 p.m. After getting off boat, were lined up on Wharf and were lectured by General Brand. Were then driven in motor cars to Sturt St. depot, and there met our relatives outside the hall. We were run through like a lot of sheep.
Wednesday Aug. 6th
Reported at Sturt St. 9-30 a.m. Had Medical examination and got pass and kit from Domain Camp; then was finished with army ways and regulations.