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Charles Hans Shearer
Charles Hans Shearer is my great uncle of my fathers uncle. I am a serving member of the RNZAF. I had the opportunity to visit his grave when I was overseas and made the pilgrimage upon receiving information from my father circa 1998.
He is buried in Hazebrouck village in a military cemetery.
29971 Private Shearer Charles Hans
Born Ross, Westland 20/11/1893
Eldest son of Christina and Charles Shearer
Cheesemaker, Wanganui Dairy Co, Hari Hari, South Westland
Married Hariet Emily Nita Hewer, Hari Hari, 12/9/1916
Embarked Wellington on troopship Jofea, 11/10/1916
Wounded in action Messines 7/6/1917
Died NZ Stationary Hospital 8/6/1917
Public - Robert Charles - Other relative - 12 November 2016