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John Robert SKILBECK

Regimental number1011
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressBranxholm, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Jas Skilbeck, Branxholm, Tasmania
Enlistment date10 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1197
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1917
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 184
Date: 14 December 1916

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