Item 06: Frank Valentine Weir diary excerpts, letters and news clippings,24 June 1915-1 August 1918 - Page 35
On Route Egypt
December 23rd 1915
You see I got through alright & enclose the last few days of my diary. These have been very fine days indeed & you will see I have Faith enough to be thankful to the Almighty for a calm sea the night we left.
I had for 7 hours at [indecipherable] about 600 yards of Trench from Camel Hump to No 1 out post & 14 men to hold it with without any relief – Posted at intervals