Alexander George Angus SKINNER

Regimental number6172
Place of birthBurwood, New South Wales
SchoolFort Street Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
Other trainingEngineering
ReligionChurch of England
Address38 Ridge Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Alex Skinner, 38 Ridge Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed as a Volunteer Sapper with the Royal Engineers, Sydney, New South Wales.
Enlistment date12 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 5, 15th Company, Army Service Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/103/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Depot Unit of Supply
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularLieutenant 13th F.A.B.
FateKilled in Action 3 November 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Alex George
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialTyne cot Cemetery (Plot XXXVIII, Row E, Grave No. 19), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: A. and Elizabeth SKINNER, 6 Consett Avenue, Bondi, New South Wales