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Ernest Edward SKINNER

Regimental number432
Place of birthBurwood New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
Address117 Kent Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Marshal Skinner, 'Milton', Wellington Road, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 13, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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