Item 05: M.C. Evans war diary, 16 June-8 November 1917 - Page 82
black with horses & men galloping hell for leather towards Abu Sitta.
I thought of going myself but we had a six mile journey back to camp & I thought that the plane would probably be burnt pretty well up & so gave up the idea. This was between 3.30 & 4 pm It was a fair fight between one of ours & theirs. This makes the second in seven days. Which is excellent