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Robert SKINNER

Regimental number3745
Place of birthDeniliquin New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressYankalilla, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFather, W T Skinner, Yankalilla, South Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT RMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 03-4 September 1916
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 23), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
156
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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