1914-15 Star, (Q.M. & Lieut. W. G. C. Skipper R.E.) British War Medal (ERASED) Victory Medal with M.I.D. oakleaf.(Q.M & Lieut. W. G. C. Skipper.) Q.M & Lieut. W. G. C. Skipper Royal Engineers. EF
William George Caleb Skipper was born in Portsea, Hants, and enlisted age 15 years on 12.1.1884 trade a musician. Served Gibraltar 1888-93, Malta 1898 274 days, 7.1.1899 to 6.7.1904. Mauritius 1907-1910, Dublin 9.12.1910 to 6.2.1913 transferred to Eastern Command. His papers show the award of a L.S.&G.C. Edward V11.
M.I.D. London Gazette 15.6.1916 France & Flanders.
M.I.D. London Gazette 18.5.1917 France & Flanders.
London Gazette 13.3.1918 War Office Commission T/WM & Lt.
Born 12.1.1869 served 23 years and 163 days prior to being commissioned 24.6. 1907.