Tuesday 6 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.

Men and horses probably of the 1st Divisional Train, Australian Army Service Corps (AASC), aboard the transport ship City of Benares en route from Lemnos to Gallipoli. Men and horses probably of the 1st Divisional Train, Australian Army Service Corps (AASC), aboard the transport ship City of Benares en route from Lemnos to Gallipoli. P02282.043

‘We encountered a heavy sea during the night and in consequence a good number were sea sick. I experienced the sensation but by no means counted it as a joke.’

For the classroom: If Herbert experiences sea sickness on such a short voyage how do you think he felt on the six week journey from Australia?