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Pte. Charles Archibald Harris
Australian Imperial Forces 33rd Btn. D Coy.
from:Beardy Street, Armidale, New South Wales
(d.7th Jul 1917)
Charles Harris was born in Bourke, New South Wales, he worked as a labourer before enlisting. He lost his life on the 7th of June 1917 the first day of the Battle of Messines, he was aged 25 and is commemorated on the Menin Gate in Ypres.
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