Working parties of the 22nd Battalion digging defence line trenches at "Hogsback,"
near Ismalia on the Suez Canal, January 1916.
[Courtesy of Australian War Memorial - C02442]
Tuesday 25th January
All batteries out for the day. Brigade and battery manoeuvre before lunch. Watered and fed horses at Canal on boundary of training area. Brigade drill again in afternoon. Gen Hobbs returned to duty. Secret order issued re Canal defences.