WWI diary of Major T. A. Kidd (10th Light Horse) 4 August 1916 to 28 August 1916
[Page 144] Wednesday Aug 30th 1916 Lieut Williams called to-day We had a long chat about Australia. Thursday Aug 31st 1916 Abu Hamra. isolation ROUMANIA declares war on TURKEY Friday Sept. 1st 1916 1 British 2 Enemy Aeroplanes exchange shots whilst overhead at day break but our own old "boneshakers" are too slow & nothing eventuated. Specimen excreta for analysis sent away to-day. No letters from home or Australia recd since Aug 1st - Lt Col. Leach C.O. Capt Taylor M.O. 1st Lowland Field Ambulance 52nd Brigade Saturday Sept. 2nd 1916 Abu Hamra. Isolation tent. Visited by Lt [blank space here] Inverness Battery.