Monday 14 November 2011 by Carlie Walker. 3 comments.
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Bryant’s diary:  Friday 14th November 1941    

Despite a slow and tiring train trip we arrived in Cairo at 2 in the afternoon.  Ted Taylor and I got into some strife with some Kiwis and were done over properly.  We were badly outnumbered and I finished up with a couple of black eyes and a busted lip.

Cosgriff’s diary:  Friday 14 November 1941 

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Monday 19 September 2011 by Carlie Walker. No comments.
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Cosgriff’s diary:  Friday 19th September 1941

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Monday 29 August 2011 by Carlie Walker. No comments.
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Bryant’s Diary:  Friday 29th August 1941

Copped two days leave to Jerusalem.  Left camp at 2pm and arrived at 4.30 pm.  Good going.

Cosgriff’s Diary:  Friday 29th August 1941

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Monday 15 August 2011 by Carlie Walker. No comments.
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Cosgriff’s Diary:  Friday 15th August 1941

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Monday 25 July 2011 by Carlie Walker. No comments.
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Bryant’s Diary:  Friday 25th July 1941

A patient arrived from the 64th General Hospital (English) to share my room... Another convoy arrived from Tobruk in the afternoon.  There were a lot of walking cases.

Cosgriff’s Diary:  Friday 25th July 1941

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Monday 28 February 2011 by Carlie Walker. No comments.
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For information on the locations mentioned in this blog entry, see the Eastern Mediterranean map in chapter 1, page 5 of the Second War official histories:

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Bryant’s Diary: Friday 28th February 1941

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