Wednesday 21 April 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.

Australian troops in small boats being towed by a pinnace in the harbour on the Greek island of Lemnos, a practice for the landing on the Gallipoli Peninsula. Australian troops in small boats being towed by a pinnace in the harbour on the Greek island of Lemnos, a practice for the landing on the Gallipoli Peninsula. C01422

‘A party of our unit left this boat today for duty on other boat as medical orderlies. We received instruction today upon how to handle the service rifle. Infantry have been practicing disembarkation from some of the transports.’