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Alfred George SKINNER

Regimental number2898
Place of birthChristchurch New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoat builder
AddressLidcombe, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Charles Skinner, Victoria Street, Lidcombe, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death22 August 1982

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