Topic: Sole, Reginald & Leslie

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Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth

Sole Brothers Memorial  

Sole Brothers Memorial

Reginald, a carpenter for Boon Brothers, was killed in action at Chunuk Bair on 8 August 1915.

 The Sole's second son, Leslie, a journalist at the Taranaki Herald,

died of wounds received at the Daisy Patch, Cape Helles on 8 May 1915

and was buried at sea on 9 May.


Inscription on Memorial Stone


In Memory of

Sergt Reginald Gore Sole

10/812 Main Body NZEF

Killed in Action at Chunuk Bair

Gallipoli 8th August 1915

Aged 26 Years


Sergt Leslie Perry Sole

10/877 Main Body

Mortally wounded at the Daisy Patch

Cape Helles, Gallipoli

and buried at sea 9th May 1915

Aged 23 Years

Beloved sons of Thomas Gore  and Alice Sole


 (See Document below for an article by Cameron Burnell on Leslie Sole - Taranaki Daily News  25 April 2013)


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Sole, Reginald & Leslie

Last Name:Sole
Place of Birth:New Plymouth
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