1898 Jul 6. Born Malmesbury, Wilts
1901 census at Kingway, Malmesbury St Paul Without, Corston, Wilts
1911 census at 5 Bridge Terrace Port Talbot, Glamorgan
1918 Feb 27 Commissioned 2nd Lt in R Warwick Regt.
1919 Aug 1. Labour Corps. Temp . 2nd Lt. R. Skey (R. War. R , Serv. Bns. ) to be actg . Capt . while comdg . P. of W. Co .
1919 Aug 27. Promoted Lt.
1919 Nov 6. Labour Corps. Temp. Lt. R. Skey (R. War. R.(Serv. Bns.)) relinquishes the actg. rank of Capt; on ceasing to be empld. with the Corps.
1920 Nov 24. Joined ADRIC with service no 1095 . Posted to J Coy
1921 May 24. Permitted to resign after 6 months service
1939 Register Living at 349 Flaxley Road , Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire. He is a Shop Filling Joiner
1989 Feb. Died Northampton aged 90