Item 08: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 19 January-28 April 1917 - Page 17
trying to trace 8 miles of wire we left at Gererat & which has gone astray, had no success bought some goods from the E.F.Canteen & returned ; Lieut Sutherland was to have arrived today but did not turn up
My throat is still a little sore, & half the Regt are suffering the same complaint.
Lieut Sutherland came back this afternoon looking very thin, & half dead; Browne went to the Camel Corps today & saw Jock Davidson & Moylan; A day or two ago the 5th Mtd. Bde sent in half a mile of wire in exchange for what we left out