Major A.J. Love, First World War Gallipoli diary

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24/5/15 4.50 pm. Shrapnell + rifle fire again opened - 100 all ranks ordered to occupy Quinns. sent A Sqon under Major Todd- 1 man Killed - 148 pte Gray G J wounded 5497 Arthur W B. 48 hrs Garrison - to be relieved by B Sqdn_ Sketch of our trenches made by Playne + Brockman. 25/5/15 Our bivouack heavily shelled. Capts Nicholas + Grimwood wounded by shrapnell + sent to Hospital. Warship Triumph torpedoed, close to shore + sunk. officers 20 others 469 489 26/5/15 100 all ranks ordered to occupy Popes. sent C Sqdn under Major Scott. to remain there 7 days as garrison. officers 20 others 496 516 Snipers extra active 20 to 40 men Killed or wounded in valley. Enemy machine gun + snipers, reported located + our guns did good work, by blowing them out. Warship Majestic torpedoed- Reported that our ships have got through Dardanelles + torpedoed several enemy ships. 30 reinforcements 4th reinforcements, without an officer arrived- Will distribute them [struck out: equally] amongst A.B.C. Sqdns to equalize Trench at Quinns, blown up by us. [Page 6]