ROBINSON, Albert Victor
(Service number 53071)

First Rank Lance Corporal Last Rank


Date 21 January 1890 Place of Birth Waimate

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 28th Reinforcements Wellington Infantry Regiment, B Company
Date 14 July 1917
Transport Waitemata
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Labourer, farmer


Date 9 May 1960 Age 70 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Waimate Old Cemetery
Memorial Reference Plot 000501
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of Alfred & Emily (nee DREW) ROBINSON, of Palmerston North, formerly of Waimate. Brother Alec John ROBINSON was killed in action in 1917; brothers Charles Nicholas and Lawrence also served in WWI. Married Margaret HARRISON in 1930.


Cenotaph Database [16 February 2014]; Waimate Cemetery burial records (Waimate District Council) [February 2014]

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