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Octavius William SKIPPER

Regimental number5908
Place of birthPort Macdonnell South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressWolfram Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Skipper, Wolfram Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/102/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 26 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll8788
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918

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