Sam Benson Robinson (c.1894-1918)
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, SAM BENSON. Sergeant. No 240240. 2/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Ripon. Lived Minton Cottage, Manchester Road, Linthwaite. Employed at the Bent Ley Silk Mills, Meltham. Enlisted 1915. Killed in action, 29.3.1918, aged 23 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- Brother of Private ALBERT ARTHUR ROBINSON killed in action, 28.9.1915, and Private THOMAS WADE ROBINSON killed in action, 21.3.1918.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Serjeant SAM BENSON ROBINSON
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Friday, March 29, 1918
- age: 24 years
- record ID: 1637442