Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 294
20 October 1918 Sunday (X to X crossed out)
Still here- Kantara East No.24 Stationery Hospital
This place has grown into an immense Canvas town since the days we first crossed the Canal-
No comforts here, Bully beef for lunch!! & black bread the best food goes to the front line which is right-
Our Tummies are upset from Quinine- but we are all much better.
X An orderly put the wrong end of the Thermometer in my mouth & was quite satisfied, another took mine this morning instead of another officer who was being discharged & who occupied the bed along side. X