Charles Morris was born at Ballarat and became a Travelling Salesman. At the age of 21 and single he enlisted from Mount Gambier, South Australia on 14/4/16. According to an official declaration dated 20 June 1916, 'Charles Morris 'C' Company, 2nd Depot Battalion, Australian Imperial Force, illegally absented himself, without leave, at the Exhibition Camp. Adelaide, on the 25th day of April, 1916; that he is still so absent'
Pvt Morris does not appear on The AIF Project Site and no further details can be found via his official records.
Tree No. 171.