Item 03: Sydney B. Young war diary, 15 October 1916-14 April 1917 - Page 23
last 2 years though until then he has been as straight as a lath and very active.
He has considerable pain in his legs and can hardly walk around still he sits there in his
chair never complaining, in a manner that makes one's heart go out to him. He has a
nice garden but of course it is going to ruin now he cannot attend to it.
He looks and speaks just the same as my dad only of course much older.
His housekeeper is a real old freak, but a kind –