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Husband of Grace Skinner, 310 Alfred Street Central, Nottingham
20 Sep 1914
724068 - CWGC Website
Lance Corporal
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
The former packing case maker enlisted in Nottingham on 28th March 1906. and served with 'A' Coy 2nd battalion Sherwood Foresters he first entered a theatre of war in France on 8th September 1914. The following month he was killed in action on 20th September 1914. He has no known grave and his name is commemorated on La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial.
Nottingham Evening Post obituary (abridged) 15 October 1914: SKINNER killed in action September 20th, Lance Corporal Alfred Skinner, 2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters, husband of Grace Skinner, 301 Alfred Street Central.
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