Skinner, Ted John Clark Venn


54 Mount Pleasant Road, Lewisham

He was 31 in 1916 and was married to Margaret Sophia Lang in 1913 and they had one child. Ted worked as a Poster tracer for the General Post Office.

Conscientious Objection during the First World War:
Ted's motivation is unknown, but he was granted exemption from military service conditional on his serving in the Non-combatant Corps

War Service:
He was enlisted into the Non-combatant Corps on 22 August 1916 and served with the 2 company Eastern and the 4 Company Southern Corps until he was demobbed.

After the First World War:

Cyril Pearce, University of Leeds, Pearce Register of British Conscientious Objectors
Army service record number 2593

Ann O'Brien, Volunteer Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre, November 2016

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