Born: 1893, Hadleigh, Suffolk.
Death presumed on or since: 8th May 1915; age 22; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 16th January 1915 – France.
Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 8268
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Frederick & Emma Skinner, of 10, Gatacre Road, Ipswich.
1901 Angel Street, Hadleigh, Suffolk.
Charles was 8 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.
Elsie May Skinner, 6, born Hadleigh.
Stanley William Skinner, 4, born Hadleigh.
Harold Victor Skinner, 2, born Hadleigh.
Frederick and Emma Skinner.
1911 Depot Suffolk Regiment, Out Risbygate, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.
Charles was 18 years old, a Soldier ranked Private of the 3rd Battalion of the Suffolk Regiment. Occupation – Grocer’s Assistant.
Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion: