Had made my band-o-bast for running over to Helles, but the Vice-Admiral cabled he wanted to see me if he could at 11.45.
Am pressing him to hurry up with his canteens at Helles, Anzac and Suvla.
In the domain of tactics our landing at Helles speaks for itself.
Down about Helles—15 miles off—we can hear much booming too.
Battery (4 guns) were in action at Helles up to July when four more guns of the latter calibre were landed.
But the greatest feat of all was the landing of guns, both at Helles and at Anzac.
Crossing to Helles big seas were making a clean sweep of the decks.
Hunter-Weston crossed from Helles to dine and stay the night.
At Helles everything is quite right although they have only troops enough there for the defensive.
The Captain, a naval hero of the Helles landing, is put through it.