Horses of the 9th Battery being swum on an endless rope at Mena, 10th March 1915.
[Courtesy of The Great War 1914 - 1918]
Monday 22nd March
During morning swam horses of 8th and 9th Batteries over canal on endless ropes. In afternoon built barrel pontoon and floated over guns and lumber. Colonel Hobbs present both morning and afternoon. At night all 3rd Brigade officers attended at Mess tent, and I read them extracts from the latest official notes from the front.