ANTHONY P. SKOLSKI was born in Camden on April 10, 1907. He was the son of Pelagia and John Edward Jaskolski. Anthony Skolski was one of 17 children, 15 of whom survived to adulthood. Anthony Skolski was born after Paul and Josephine and before Frances, Polly, Anna, Katherine, Elizabeth, Maria, John, Edward, Margaret, Florence, Theresa, and Loretta. John Skolski was a long-time member of the Camden Police Department. He had attained Sergeant's rank by April of 1930. He was still with the police department as late as the spring of 1942. John Skolski passed away in 1948. Both John and Anthony used the "Skolski" surname professionally. The Skolski family moved to 1028 Liberty Street around 1923 and is still there as of April 2009. 1930 and as late as 1947.

On May 16, 1937 Anthony Skolski had joined the police department. He was by 1947 a sergeant in the traffic department. Anthony Skolski and his wife Katherine then lived at 1216 Browning Street. He had been promoted to Inspector by the fall of 1957. By the mid-1960s he had been further promoted to Captain.

Anthony P. Skolski was last a resident of Cape May Courthouse, New Jersey. He died on February 3, 1995

Camden Courier-Post - September 17, 1948

ALL of the officers
were fully exonerated of ANY wrongdoing.

Nathan Petit - David S. Rhone
Louis T. Goldman - Bruce A. Wallace
Anthony Skolski - Charles Hance
Martin Nelson - George Getley
Everett Joslin - James Wilson
Walter Vecander - Anthony Palese
Edward Garrity - Samuel E. Johnson

James Bishop
Joseph Weller
Charles Howard
John Williams

Anthony Skolski & Charles Hance

Camden Courier-Post
November 17, 1949

NEW POLICE MATRON. Miss Mary Jaskolski, ex-WAC, of 1028 Liberty Street, is sworn in by Acting City Clerk Mary MacClennan. Miss Jaskolski, sister of Sergeant Anthony Skolski, city police department, and sister-in-law of the new assistant director of public safety, Willard Schriver, served in World war II as a WAC sergeant

Camden Courier-Post - November 6, 1953


Walter N. Carley - Leon B. Niewinski - Jules Kornberger - Thomas Kenney Sr. - Albert Kornberger
Anthony Skolski - Carter Paper Company - Joseph Lack - Walter Heim - Samuel D. Payne
William Rohrer - Angelo D. Malandra - Joseph J. McComb - Lawrence J. Wisely - Frank H. Ryan
William A. Stretch - E. George Aaron - Edward Goldsmith - Willard Schriver - John McCloskey
Dominick Sasso - William J. Myles - Edward Brewer - Julian Masso - Edward Garrity

Camden Courier-Post
April 12, 1955

Edward Carroll
Willard C. Schriver
Thomas P. Murphy
Anthony Skolski

Camden Courier-Post - December 11, 1957


Convention Hall Roma Cafe
Willard C. Schriver Gustav Koerner
Anthony Skolski Sgt. Ray Smith
Anthony Marino Joseph Mardino
Ernie Santaniello Art Sharp
Andy Fanelli Nick Tedeschi
Anthony Galiozzi Anthony Moffa
George McKenzie Charles Kocher Sr.
Mario Ferrari Peter Paull
Edward Yeager Walter Busko
Thomas Kelly Douglas Holmes
Frank H. Ryan Royden Street

Camden Local 35,
Patrolmen's Benevolent Association

Camden Courier-Post * May 7, 1958

E. George Aaron - Anthony C. Mitchell - Walter E. Rowand - Harry Kyler Sr. - John Stanton
Benjamin Simon - Samuel Corsella - Karl Friedrichs - Thomas P. Murphy - Marshall Thompson
Clifford Carr - William Thorn - Joseph Hooven Sr. - Joseph W. Cowgill - Anthony Skolski


Camden Courier-Post - December 16, 1957 

Convention Hall - William Stretch - Jersey Joe Walcott - Anthony Skolski
Frank Guetherman aka Tip Gorman  - Joe Webster - Sgt. Ray Smith
George McKenzie - Anthony Moffa - Frank H. Ryan

Camden Courier-Post - February 16, 1967

Keith Kauffman - Harold Melleby - William Yeager - John H. Watkins - Anthony P. Skolski