Saturday 15 May 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.

    'Jack Johnson', a highly explosive shell bursting with a black smoke on a Turkish Battery, a total of 47 explosions happened in one day. 'Jack Johnson', a highly explosive shell bursting with a black smoke on a Turkish Battery, a total of 47 explosions happened in one day. A01235
     

    ‘They enemy fired a few shells after dark last night, a thing they have seldom done lately. They have been sending over a lot of high explosive today.’

    *On days such as this the ANZACs are able to spend time at other duties.

    For the classroom: What other tasks might need to be carried out during a military campaign?