Private Charles Frank Church

Service number 4752
Birth Date 1900-09-15
Birth Place Australia: South Australia, Adelaide, North Adelaide
Death Date 1916-08-18
Death Place France
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 8th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Charles Frank Church (4752, 8th Battalion) was born in North Adelaide, SA on 15 September 1900. He was reported missing in action near Pozieres on 18 August 1916. A court of inquiry held 1 March 1918 determined that Charles had been killed in action on 18 August 1916. He is buried in the Pozieres British Cemetery Ovillers-La Boisselle, France. He was 15 years 11 months.



Date of birth 15 September 1900
Date of enlistment 16 November 1915
Date of embarkation 07 March 1916
Date of death 18 August 1916
Date of fate 18 August 1916