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Place of Birth: Austwick, Yorkshire
Service No: 33671
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 'B' Coy 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1917-07-17
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Sp. Mem. B. 2.
CWGC Cemetery: LARCH WOOD (RAILWAY CUTTING) CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: AUSTWICK, YORKSHIRE
Edgar Robinson was the son of Joseph and Margaret Jane Robinson (née Harrison?). Both parents were born at Austwick, Yorkshire.
1901 Austwick, Yorkshire Census: Edgar Robinson, aged 3 years, born Austwick, son of Joseph and Margaret Jane Robinson.
1911 Austwick, Yorkshire Census: Edgar Robinson, aged 13 years, born Austwick, son of Joseph and Margaret Jane Robinson.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Edgar Robinson, 33079, 9th Training Reserve Battalion & 33671, Yorkshire Regiment.
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
ROBINSON, Edgar, aged 19, Yorkshire Regiment, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jos. Robinson, [Austwick], killed in action in France, July 1917.
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Private Edgar ROBINSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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