Researching stories of the Armistice
spring 1918, where he suffered the effects of a gas attack. Winchester in 2000, at the age of 101.
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Charles’ life story can be found at https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/ lifestory/655489
Charles Argall (left) with another soldier