Wednesday 12 March 1919
Embarked men at Kantara & sailed at 3 p.m.
Arrived at Port Said with wife last night – had a big job to get accommodation. Hired a launch & visited the Ulimaroa & arranged for Stores etc. to be loaded, also an increase in the meat ration from 13 ozs. to 20 ozs.
Returning to Hotel & stayed the night but we had little sleep owing to 3 drunken Officers singing next door till early morning.
Went by train to Kantara.