Ernest Robinson (c.1888-1916)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.
Ernest Robinson

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

ROBINSON, ERNEST. Private. No 35343. 24th Company, Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 19451 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Shepley, Huddersfield. Son of Henry and Ruth H. Robinson, 3 Club Houses, Armitage Bridge. Employed at Armitage Bridge Mills. Enlisted March 1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, on 23.10.1916, during the Battle of the Somme. He was 28 years of age. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Armitage Bridge Mills; Armitage Bridge War Memorial.
Brother of Private REGINALD ROBINSON killed in action, 26.8.1918.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission