Tuesday 23 March 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.

 

A YMCA blackboard showing details of the performance of 'Hang It'. A YMCA blackboard showing details of the performance of 'Hang It'. P03569.003
    

‘Granted leave but spent a lazy day in camp, went to the picture show at the Empire theatre after tea. There are 5 picture theatres in this camp. They are extremely roughly constructed, but nevertheless serve their purpose, they go under the names of Empire, Red Cross, Pathes, Pyramid and the Coliseum.’

*Entertainment was important to alleviate the boredom of the troops.