Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 190
8 July 1918 Monday
We had been warned to expect an attack today but it did not come off only an enemy plane over
Blood test very simply taken- prick tip of finger & smear a slide
Have not heard of Nowell Forth for some time His crowd are getting Horses in lieu of Camels.
There are still a good many Partridge around here notwithstanding the shelling & they do drink whatever the "Field" may say about the home birds.