Item 08: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 19 January-28 April 1917 - Page 131
wounding Sergt Buckley A Sqdn (slightly) & Tpr Barnes of C Sqdn (serious) a couple horses were also hit; At 3 oclock this afternoon we received orders to move to Abu Sitta (4 miles East) we arrived here just before sundown Mail arrived today & was brought along with us. I received a parcel from Jessie & Florence to be divided with Jack Wright; Clem Harris got one between Vern & himself. Sig Cpl Watson to Hospital.
The Brigade has a little sense at last & we are now camped with a good distance between Troops & instead of standing with our horses during bomb attacks we lay down by our saddles, everyone is