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He was the son of Mary Skerritt of 60 Bulwer Road, Radford, Nottingham (CWGC).
01 Jul 1916
1553201 - CWGC Website
8th Bn York and Lancaster Regiment
He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. He qualified for the 1915 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal.
Nottingham Post notice (abridged), 16 October 1916: 'Skerritt. Missing since July 1st 1916 now reported killed in action, Private WW Skerritt, Yorks and Lancaster, age 28. Mother, father, family.' Register of Soldiers' Effects: his mother, Mary, was his legatee.
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