Rock of Aden

26 Nov 1914

Reveille.  Still at Aden, about noon up anchor and steam out of the haven into the open sea passing round the Rock of Aden. Far out...

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In the Red Sea

19 Nov 1914

Reveille 6 am. Wash and turn out 6.45. Well in the Red Sea now, bright blue sky, smooth sea, and very hot.  Very rugged land on our...

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Clean Washing

9 Nov 1914

Reveille 6 am, lay in till 7.30am. Sea calm, slightly cloudy, Battery orderly Sergt for the week. Receive our clean washing, the...

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Warmer Weather

4 Nov 1914

In the afternoon go on the Officers boat deck to witness sports that are going to take place in the competitions.  Bucket quoits,...

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