The stories of these families anguish can only be imagined as a 1917 newspaper noted -
'There are many homes where sorrow is a visitor, and to most people the sound of the doorbell is a fearsome thing’
On 4 October 1917 the first of the NEWLOVE brothers, Charlie was killed. His brothers Edwin and Leslie were both killed on 12 October at Passchendaele.
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
KA MAUMAHARA TONU TATOU KI A RATOU
Find more information on the Newlove Brothers HERE