Volume 1: Letters written on active service, A-L, 1914-1919 - Page 63
hundred more reinforcements. This made the boat fairly packed
We slept in canvas hammocks
and which were slung after a certain hour at night & rolled up in the morning.
Mess tables would accommodate from 18 to 25 men. Each day two men were detailed to fetch food from the cookhouse and clean up. The food was very good.
Left Melbourne Feb 29th
Arrived Albany Mch 4.
Albany is situated on a very pretty little bay. The town is small. Here we had a route march. Half the troops going off at a time We stayed two days.