William Fenwick Roscoe First World War - Diary 31 Oct 1914 - 24 Jan 1914

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Saturday Oct 31st 1914 Reveille at 5 am entrained at Helena Vale 10.30 am arrived Fremantle at 12 noon Paraded on Wharf then taken to Mess 46 by our guide on Board SS Medic saw on wharf Olive Jones Af Morey Mrs Robinson Mrs Pratley Steamed out at 1.40 pm into Gage Roads then dropped Anchor alongside Ascarius Sunday Nov 1st 1914 Visited by Motor Launches Zephyr Monday Nov 2nd Steamed off on our long journey 5 am Tuesday Nov 3rd Joined Forty other transports and took our position in line three lines about five miles long a grand sight Wednesday Nov 4 Boxing bout with Rhodes. [Page 1]