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

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3/8/15 Enemy shelling as usual - Had a demonstration + drew heavy fire from enemy Rumored, a big General advance of the whole peninsula force. 3rd LH Brigade to capture the NEK + push on to BABY 700. Turning movement round enemy's right flank, objective 971. This is what I suggested over 7 weeks ago. Sickness still prevalent. I personally have had diarrhoea + dysentery for over 4 weeks + should be in hospital, but having held out so long, intend being in the big forward move. Landed as per 2/8/15 29 617 Effective 14 338 Detached Depot 1

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Wounded hospital 8 56 Sick hospital 3 148 Killed 1 8 Missing 1 Retd to units 3 Heliopolis 6 9 Attached 2 1 29 617 RSM Everington + Trp Baker wounded by bomb - to hospital [Page 148]