Skeyhill, Tom (0 - 1933)

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After training in Egypt, Tom Skeyhill fought as a regimental signaller of the second (Victorian) Infantry Brigade of the Australian armed forces at Gallipoli from April 25, 1915, to May 8, when a shell explosion blinded him during an advance at Cape Helles. He was hospitalized at Al-Hayat, Helouin, Egypt, and then at the Base Hospital in Melbourne.

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Tom
Family Name: 
Skeyhill
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0
Death Date: 
1933
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First RPO Edition: 
2004