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

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Thursday Sept 23 Fatigue party Ras el tin Hospital finish 4 pm Tea Alexandria Drinks [...] Kursall Home 11 pm posted cards Edith Dad Reg Sunday Sept 26 Visited Max & saw Staff Groves Kasino [Casino] Home 9 30 Monday Sept 27 6 am Equipment call 7 30 Ready 8 30 Boarded Boat 10 am SS Inkosi left Alexandria 7 pm. Life belts issued. quartered on poop Deck Tuesday Sept 28 Guards posted for Submarines. parade with Life Belts 10.15 am. Thursday Sept 30th Passed Transport 2 am also saw two Destroyers 7 am a dead Body floated by with life belt on Destroyer Skirmisher escorted us passed drifting Boat. [Page 33]