8th May 1915
In accordance with orders “ALBION” relieved CANOPUS on right flank at 8 p.m. 7th May. Situation was as follows. French line extended from 169.I5, 169.N2, 169.T2, 169.U7. Turks line 169.P5, 169.K5, 169F4 and behind this line appears to be four trenches.
Nothing of importance occurred during the night, and at 5 a.m. when relieved by “MAJESTIC”, the flanking station had nothing fresh to communicate.
- Watts Jones
The Vice Admiral Commanding,
and the Rear Admiral Commanding
Eastern Mediterranean Squadron,