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|Name:||Skiffington, Thomas Patrick|
|Place of Birth:||Stanthorpe (Qld.)|
|Next of Kin:||Lola May Bates - Wife ; c/o Mrs Ridler, Upper Esplanade, Sandgate Central via Brisbane, Qld.|
|Biographical notes:||Daily Telegraph|
|Date of Enlistment:||27-Jun-1916|
|Age at Enlistment:||39|
|Place of Enlistment:||Brisbane (Qld.)|
|Unit:||41st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|Service:||Australian Imperial Force|
|Date of Death:||1949-01-30|
|Place of Death:||Lae (Papua New Guinea)|
|Service History:||Unit embarked from Brisbane on board HMAT A55 'Kyarra' on 17 November 1916. Skiffington was wounded in the face 3 August 1917 and returned to Australia 8 October 1919 per 'Devon'.|
|Related link:||Unit War Diary|
"News and notes", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 18 October 1917: p.10.
"Letter from Paddy Skiffington", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 15 November 1917: p.15.
"Soldiers' Letters", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 8 March 1919: p.24.
"Letter from Paddy Skiffington", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 22 February 1919: p.14.
The Forty First by Frederick William MacGibbon. Perth : John Burridge, 1992.
Embarkation Roll - HMAT A55 'Kyarra'
"Family Notices", Courier-Mail, 16 February 1949: p.12
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
|Appears in Collections:||Returned ANZACs|
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