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

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Friday Feb 19th Marched to Gizeh inspected by Surgeon General Williams outside Zoo very rapid march home Saturday Feb 20th Marched to Gizeh funeral of Chas Dinsdale Firing party sounded Last Post. Cairo Sunday Feb 28 Left Mena 5.45 pm marched to Kos & nil Barracks. Bivouac on grounds till 3 am cold dreadful. Marched to siding Monday March 1st Entrained at 6 am Arrived Alexandria 12 40 pm waited on wharf. Malda pulls alongside at 6 pm boarded her 8 pm. Tuesday March 2 9 15 am charted rowing boat & visited American Boat North Carolina [Page 10]