Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 303
29 October 1918 Tuesday
Villa Montrose Graham
Went Hospital, 1000's of Turks are in the Hospital here, & many die from Plague Typhus etc- about 10 000 have gone to Salonika in labor corps- To show how well they have been treated about £700 000 has been collected from prisoners this in gold & silver. German paper money is of no value at all here.
Rumours tonight about Austria
Am getting stronger each day & the bairn is growing.