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Place of Birth: Rathmell, Yorkshire
Service No: TR5/53624
Regiment / Corps / Service: Training Reserve
Battalion / Unit: 83rd Battalion
Date of Death: 1920-12-23
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: ---
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: HELLIFIELD (ST. AIDAN) CHURCHYARD
Local War Memorial: HELLIFIELD, YORKSHIRE
Walter Robinson was the son of John and Agnes Ann Robinson, née Beaumont. John was born at Rathmell, Yorkshire and Agnes at Claughton, Lancashire.
1891 Settle, Yorkshire Census: South Pleasant - Walter Robinson, aged 2 years, born Rathmell, Yorkshire, son of John and Agnes A. Robinson.
1901 Hellifield, Yorkshire Census: Gisburn Road - Walter Robinson, aged 12 years, born Giggleswick, Yorkshire, son of John and Agnes Ann Robinson.
1911 Hellifield, Yorkshire Census: Close House - Walter Robinson, aged 22 years, born Rathmell, Yorkshire, son of John and Agnes Ann Robinson.
Walter was married to Winifred Lilian Kettlewell in 1914.
The British Army Service Record for Walter Robinson exists but may be incomplete. [Walter attested on the 8 December 1915, and was mobilised on the 15 January 1917, and was discharged with pleurisy on the 29 July, 1917. Walter received the Silver War Badge]
Walter Robinson was buried at St Aidan's Hellifield on the 27 January 1920; his abode was given as 4, Baring Square, Ellers, Sutton (Sutton-in-Craven). This information was kindly supplied by John Pearcy, Hellifield.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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