Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 89
29 March 1918 Good Friday
Best news Ive had is that the little wife has nearly decided to remain in Egypt another Major's wife would be with her in a Nursing home.
Went Jerusalem to Holy Sepulchre, everywhere Bells are ringing & the Jews, Syrians, Armenians etc are dressed in their sunday best. Found on arrival at Church we would have to stay for 5 hours, the service being translated into 7 languages so we scratched & went to the Mount of Olives.
4 Guns, 300 prisoners 17 Motor lorrys captured East of Jordan.