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Walter Henry Athol SKINNER

Regimental number7322
Place of birthForbes New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor driver
AddressWalgett, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Robinson, Walgett, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Motor Transport Section
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 June 1956
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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