SKINNER, Bernard Gordon

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Berkshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
273561
Died : 
Monday, December 13, 1943
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Age: 
22
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Lieut. Skinner died in a traffic accident. Capt. Wylie also died of injuries in this accident.
 
The 6 Cdo War Diiary for December 1943 details that his commando truck was going to Brighton Station and was hit by a Naval truck with several injured. Lt B.G.Skinner was sent to Royal Sussex Hospital,where he later died.
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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