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Finlay SKINNER

Regimental number3483
Place of birthHalifax Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCane farmer
AddressHalifax, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Skinner, Victoria Estate, Herbert River, Ingham, Queensland
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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