GEORGE M. SKINNER, 2LT, USMCR
George Skinner '45
Date of birth: May 10, 1923
Date of death: July 21, 1944
George Marion Skinner was admitted to the Naval Academy from Princeton, Illinois on July 18, 1941 at age 18 years 2 months. He resigned on January 14, 1943 with the note "Deficient in studies. Recommended to be dropped. Permitted to resign."
George Marion Skinner is listed among those classmates who did not graduate in June 1944 with the Class of 1945.
SKINNER, George M., 2nd Lt., USMCR. Father, Mr. Marion L. Skinner, 804 So. Euclid Ave., Princeton, Ill (na) + SKINNER, George Marion, 26127, HqCo, 3rdBn, 9thMar, 3rdMarDiv, FMF, Marianas Is, July 21, 1944, killed in action (mc)
Unable to find details, but George was killed during the invasion of Guam.
He was survived by his parents, a sister, and a brother. is buried in Illinois.