Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 230
17 August 1918 Saturday Latron (X to X crossed out)
Left Richon & marched 14 miles to Latron again, very dusty- past many ripe acres of Millet, the wheat has been all harvested
X Did I tell you not to expect my Sword as Military took it away from Bearer on reaching Victoria saying it was Govt. property!! X We are now to be re-issued & all Ranks to carry swords.
X Letter from Nowell did I tell you I have a lot of his X Camel men as Reinforcements to L.H. as Camels "finished"