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Gordon Leslie SKIDMORE

Regimental number1910
Place of birthBeechworth, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeechworth, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, George Skidmore, Beechworth, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A4 Pera on 23 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1911 Pte David Miller Thompson SKIDMORE, 13th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 21 July 1918; William Wallace Reid SKIDMORE, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 November 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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