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

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13/6/15 Heavy shelling from enemy lasting 2 hours. Our aeroplane dropped 3 bombs on enemy's position. Saw bombs drop + heard terrific explosion + shortly afterwards a big cloud of dust blew over our bivouack effect of explosion - 6.30 to 7.30 pm evening church service by Capt the Revd Makeham C Sqdn retd to Bivouack Complete plan by Playne + Brockman forwarded to Brigadier Gun boats bombarded Anafarta

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Landed as per details 11th 26 556 supplied inlying picquet under Major Scott Effective officers others

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Sick 2 39 2 39 Wounded 7 47 7 47 Duty MGS 4 4 Retd to units 3 Heliopolis 6 9 9 Missing 2 Killed 3 5

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14/6/15 Heavy shelling by enemy commenced at 4.30 am. + continued to about 8 Oclock Lt Cadden wounded in knee while in dug out SQMS Buckland wounded in leg (stomach graze + arm graze) + sent to hospital 2 officers + 100 men from A Sqdn for sapping 8 to 12 noon 4 men per sqdn for instruction in use of bombs to report at 3 pm to No 4 Sect. Capt McMasters temporarily detached on special duty road making [Page 46]