Charles STEPHENS

Charles Stephens Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
Melbourne VIC
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Coach Builder
Enlisted
31-August-1914
Place
Townsville
Age
32
Status
Single
Service No
792
Rank
Private
Unit
9th Battalion, C Company
Embarked
24-September-1914
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Gallipoli
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
02-May-1915
Place
Gaba Tepe, Gallipoli
Cemetery or Memorial
Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.

 

Charles Stephens was with the 9th Battalion "covering force"' that landed first at Gallipoli on April 25. He was killed in action a week later.

25 soldiers named on the Roll of Honour died during the Gallipoli campaign.