Item 05: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 19 March-15 August 1916 - Page 130
Nothing of any consequence happened today & there appears to be a good gathering at the YMCA tonight by the noise the lads are kicking up singing hymns & I am busy writing to Edie T.
While doing stables this morning Sig Law called me to say the line was disconnected & I started off to fix it, but as the wires were all tangled up & there was loose ends everywhere where our line was broke I could not locate the right one & arrived back late for breakfast after putting a T onto the 3rd L.H. line
I had just finished breakfast when a Taube was sighted & we had orders to file out, I saddled up & took a phone (out of order) to Brigade