Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 165
13 June 1918 Thursday (X to X crossed out)
"Artillery reciprocity" as the cables say- mean for us today all our Telephone Lines were cut- We get little news from France these days- 2 Australasians with PASTORAL TIMES enclosed-X but my letter which I was interested to read was cut out & not forwarded in my letters could you send? Also long letter of April 14 from you all 3- Sorry Dolly only wrote a P.C. she is a lazy young beggar am afraid- X The guns played the devil with the Indian Cavalry's horses, poor beggars were shot down on the lines.