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

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14/7/15 Visited all the trenches + No 1 Outpost. Tunnel nearly completed NZ Maoris, should arrange for + prepare machine gun site for emergency attack. Heavy shelling by enemy - + general strengthening of their right flank No sand bags, bolts, wire tc obtainable No fresh meat issued for nearly 3 weeks Health of troops very unsatisfactory + reported to Bde H Qrs suggesting being relieved + given a spell at Lemnos or Imbros to recuperate Refused - Landed as per 13/7/15 27 609

          plus Edgar

Effective 15 410 MGS detached 1 24 MGS detached on duty 4 Sick in bivouac 7 Sick in hospital 2 93 Wounded 7 54 Killed 6 Missing 1 Retd to units 3 to Heliopolis 6 9 attached 2 1 27 609 o/ Stowaway Fitzpatrick - [Page 108]