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Place of Birth: Paythorne, Yorkshire
Service No: 13706
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 'A' Coy 10th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1915-04-09
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: North of Church.
CWGC Cemetery: GISBURN (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: GISBURN, YORKSHIRE
John Robinson was the son of George and Elizabeth Ann Robinson, née Graveson. George was born at Gisburn, Yorkshire and Elizabeth at Witherslack, Westmorland.
1901 Gisburn, Yorkshire Census: 2, Commercial Cottages - John Robinson, aged 5 years, born Paythorne, Yorkshire, son of George and Elizabeth A. Robinson.
1911 Gisburn, Yorkshire Census: Bothy Park Garden's - John Robinson, aged 15 years, born Paythorne, Yorkshire. [John was employed as a domestic gardener.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte John Robinson, 13706, 10th Bn West Riding Regt. Date and Place of Death: 8.4.15. Aldershot. (Pneumonia). To whom Authorised: Father: George.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private John ROBINSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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