Item 08: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 19 January-28 April 1917 - Page 26
Rained last night & cloudy today; I woke up during the night with pains in the foot & find it is sore & swollen again today. so the hot fomentations continue . I am on full diet & can find no faults with anything; We put the days in spinning yarns & reading; An enemy plane came in sight this afternoon & the Anti Air Craft guns fired a few shots but she did not come in close.
An enemy plane came over early this morning from the West flying well out to sea the aircraft guns fired more shots at her than I have