Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 48
16 February 1918 Saturday (X to X crossed out)
Brigade moved off & by clouds we should be well wet tonight.
X Secret orders but as no one save you will see this I hope- we are off to Jericho.X
We expect to be away about 8 days- I left all but what I stand up in at Richon-
X Camped tonight at the Junction of the Turks railway line where the Jaffa & Beershebah lines join before Jerusalem.X
All interesting country Purple iris Almond blossom & Anemone's everywhere.
Tomorrow we will be among the stones of the Judean Hills.