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A black and yellow wool cap, worn by Cyril Brooks Dingle when he played rugby for Taranaki. The cap is black, with a small peak at the front, a dark yellow tassel at the top of the cap and yellow stitching dividing the cap into segments. The front of the cap has the letter " T " embroidered in yellow, with " 1924 " around the " T ", also in yellow embroidery.
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Cyril Brooks Dingle was born in Hamilton in 1909, but by 1919 his family lived in "Roseneath", on Morley Street. Cyril attended West End School and it appears he was a good rugby player - in 1924 he represented both West End School and the Taranaki region. This particular cap was from representing Taranaki.
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Am very proud of my Dad, Cyril Brooks Dingle - the correct date of his death is 10 May 1989.

- George Brooks Dingle posted 9 years ago.

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