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

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Saturday Feb 6 Whole Holiday, posted photos in Cairo dinner Pyramids Cafe Electric Tram for Heliopolis, returned had Afternoon Tea at YMCA Cairo with Frank Gill. Olympia Pictures in evening then supper. Home 10.30 Friday Feb 12 Route March 8 30 am camped Native Village drew water from old fashioned Well arrived Home 4 15 pm very heavy marching Camp pictures in evening machine breaks down crowd start singing Sunday Feb 14th Ascended Pyramid with Gill & Cadoux carved names on top Monday Feb 15th Attended Lecture YMCA Tent by Dr Kennedy entitled Turkey as I saw it [Page 9]