Brigade HQ.

38 Brigade resting.

38 Brigade Intelligence Summary no 1 issued.

1 RIrF.

A quiet day spent resting, sorting out and cleaning of weapons for next advance. During this period, enormous quantities of grapes, pears, apples, tomatoes and onions were consumed. Also, there was a spring of cold, beautiful water, which was most welcome.

6 Innisks– ADRANO.

Quiet day. Bathing in River Simeto. Back to compo rations.

2 LIR.

1000 5 Northamptons reported in Bronte.

Battalion rests all day.

Rifleman John Dooey, London Irish Rifles.