28 August 1915
- Dennis Edward William Gaynor dies of wounds at sea aboard NZHS Maheno
- William Thomas Moore enlists. William is commemorated on the Centenary of WWI in Orange Honour Roll; he would die of wounds in France on 11 August 1916.
- Arthur Clive Gentle enlists. Arthur is commemorated on the Centenary of WWI in Orange Honour Roll; he would die of disease in Palestine on 21 October 1918, just three weeks before the Armistice was signed.
- Joseph Murray, Hood Battalion, Royal Naval Division, describes a normal day at Helles:
Nothing unusual to report today; just an ordinary day of shelling, bombing and sniping
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