Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 44
12 February 1918 Tuesday (X to X crossed out)
Another fine day & busy on our survey work- The fields are a mass of Red anemonies now- One
hold Hill we named "Anemone" Hill & one "Weir's" Hill so in future Maps of the Holy Land our these names go down to posterity- Such is fame?
"Snipe" & "Ducks" are plentiful but I have no
X PEN bad, pen useless
Another Officer has just left for Australia by getting his Family to apply to the Defence Department for him. I long for the day when I see you all again with Dolly. X