Extract from the diary of Norman Hughes, “B” Coy, 1/4th Ches. Regt. 53rd (Welsh) Division
[Norman Hughes came from Neston]
Much nicer place than Alexandria. Most Modern.
Wedding on Russian Man of War that is moored close to us. White people.
Great fun and merriment on both sides.
Motto:- Be a friend to anyone, irrespective of nationality .
French seaplane manoeuvres round in excellent style.