Charles Ernest Phillips was born in Creswick and enlisted in Ballarat on 7th March 1917. He was a blacksmith's striker, 18 years of age and single. He joined the 6th Infantry Battalion With Regimental No. 7599. He was killed in action at Lihons on 10th August 1918. His name is recorded on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.
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