HAROLD VICTOR SKINNER

image from 1918 Chronical newspaper.

 

Born: 1899, Hadleigh, Suffolk.

Died: 26th April 1918; age 19; KiA.

Residence: Ipswich.

Employed: as a Clerk, for Messrs. Footman, Pretty & Co., Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: G/63689

Regiment: Queen’s (Royal West Surrey) Regiment, 7th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 14 & 15,

Pozieres Memorial,

Somme,

France.

 

Brother to FREDERICK HERBERT & CHARLES HENRY SKINNER.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Angel Street, Hadleigh, Suffolk.

 

Harold was 2 years old and living with his family & siblings.

Frederick Skinner, 32, a Sack & Cloth Cutter, born Hadleigh, Suffolk.

Emma Skinner, 30, born Hadleigh.

Frederick Herbert Skinner, 9, born Hadleigh.

Charles Henry Skinner, 8, born Hadleigh.

Elsie May Skinner, 6, born Hadleigh.

Stanley William Skinner, 4, born Hadleigh.

 

1911   10, Gatarce Road, Ipswich.

 

Harold was 12 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick, 42, a Sack Cutter – Sack Manufacturer.

Emma, 40.

Elsie, 17, a Day Girl – Domestic.

Stanley, 15, a Office Boy – Corn Merchant.

Vera Jessica Skinner, 9, born Hadleigh.

Cyril George Skinner, 7, born Hadleigh.

Margaret Maud Skinner, 3, born Ipswich.

 

Queen’s (Royal West Surrey) Regiment, 7th Battalion

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