Private Charles Bernard Wood enlisted in the 2nd AIF when he was 37. He served in a Brigade HQ guard battalion in the 6th Division.
Charles, known as 'Chook,' was born in Benalla, Victoria on 18 Nov 1902. He was accidentally killed on 7 November 1947 aged 44, two weeks off his 45th birthday. He never married. Charles was a metal polisher by trade.
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