Sir Joseph John Talbot Hobbs personal diaries, Vol. I (25 April 1915 to 14 January 1916)

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at the Enemys efforts'. Several prisoners have come in including a Captain who is in a great state to get on board ship - he says the attack already made is nothing to what will take place during the next 24 hours. We have been at it since midnight so I hope they will give us some rest to night. Notwithstanding the Shell fire the Mules & their Indian drivers persevere with their work of supply of Ammunition water & food to the bullet swept paths up the hill sides to the trenches. May 20th To our surprise the Turks did not make another attack during the night & have been very quiet even with their guns up till 3.15 p.m. This morning I went [Page] 37.