Item 05: M.C. Evans war diary, 16 June-8 November 1917 - Page 68
30th Sept. '17
Tonight there is a beautiful full moon.
I wonder how many people are watching it rise & saying the usual inanities concerning it?
A few days ago we were issued with six donkeys! We are becoming more & more a cross between a farm & a circus. We have now some 80 white men, 30 natives, 100 horses, 35 camels, six donkeys, four fowls, two pigeons & two dogs to say nothing of the usual chorus