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

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Rifles available - MGS detached Officers 2 H Qrs 7 includes RQMS Reserves + Armorer Sergt attached 2 Signallers 7 includes Sergt

                     Despatch 1
              3 officers      A Sqdn   118 less       Signallers plus miners
              5  officers           B Sqdn        115 less Signallers plus miners
              4   officers           C Sqdn 102    less Signallers plus miners___                                ____14                                  350

Orders issued Sqdn leaders - Barb wire entanglements Flares - bombs - ammunition, water

                 Defence arrangements.     Firing line supports.
                                                        Local counter attacks.
                                                        Co-operation - communication   cohesion
                                                        orderlies to keep me continually in touch
                 Medical arrangements - Stretcher bearers - Regt aid post
                 Signalling arrangements    by Signal + telephone.

Landed as per 13/7/15 27 609 Effective includes 33 miners 14 387 MGS detached 1 24

MGS detached on duty 4        

Sick in bivouac 7 Sick in hospital 2 116 Wounded 7 54 Killed 1 6 Missing 1 Retd to units 3 to Heliopolis 6 9 attached 2 1 27 609 [Page 122]