|Place of birth||Braidwood, Queensland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||7 King William Road, North Unley, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||45|
|Next of kin||Father, G Skinner, c/o Mrs Ashby, 7 King William Road, North Unley, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 9 months in B Battery, Glanville, South Australia.|
|Place of enlistment||Mannum, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company June 1917, General Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/36/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Melbourne, 26 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 27 December 1917.
Embarked Port Said, 9 January 1918; disembarked Taranto, Italy, 20 January 1918.
Entrained Taranto, 24 January 1918; detrained Cherbourg, France (date not recorded); embarked Cherbourg, 31 January 1918; disembarked Southampton, England, 2 February 1918, and marched in to 15th Training Bn, Codford.
Transferred to 32nd Bn, Codford, 2 February 1918.
On Command, School of Cookery, Gosport, 28 March 1918.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Fovant, 28 November 1918 (not yet diagnosed); discharged to Training Depot, Hurdcott, 5 December 1918.
Medical Board, 11 December 1918, noted: 'Permanently unfit for General Service [debility].'
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Demosthenese', 16 January 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 28 February 1919.
Medical Board, Keswick, 1 March 1919: 'Premature senility - looks older than age stated. Condition prior to enlistment.'
Discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 16 March 1919.
War service: 1 year 356 days (of which 1 year 95 days was abroad)Medal: British War Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, SKINNER Albert|