Friday 26 February 2010 by Janice Farrer. No comments
Diary of an ANZAC

Please note: Care has been taken to transcribe these entries without alteration to preserve the original language of Herbert Vincent Reynolds.

Two soldiers, possibly members of the 2nd Light Horse Brigade, beside a stack of full sacks and rows of unpacked stores on the desert sand. Two soldiers, possibly members of the 2nd Light Horse Brigade, beside a stack of full sacks and rows of unpacked stores on the desert sand. P02359.010

‘Spent the morning on ration fatigue* and was detailed for guard at 10m.’

 *Feeding and clothing everyone in the First AIF was a massive undertaking.  For this reason some men carried out their service facilitating the logistical side of fighting, such as the management of supplies, equipment and mail.