(Service number 68555)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||22 August 1886||Place of Birth|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs Mary ROBINSON (mother), Four Peaks, Geraldine|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||33rd Reinforcements E Company|
|Date||31 December 1917|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Glasgow, Scotland|
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|Date||30 August 1962||Age||76 yrs|
|Place of Death||Four Peaks, Geraldine (residence)|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Woodbury Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Block 3, Plot 14|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Son of Joseph ROBINSON & Mary (nee MOSSOP) ROBINSON. Educated at Woodbury School. Married Wilhelmina Mary May BLAIR (May) in 1924. Welcomed home at Te Moana School, on 31 May 1918. Brothers John James & Thomas Mossop ROBINSON also served in WWI. Geraldine RSA members were in attendance at his funeral.
Cenotaph Database [03 February 2014]; Timaru Herald, 31 May 1918 (Papers Past) [04 February 2014]; Woodbury Cemetery, Geraldine - transcription (www.rootsweb.ancestry.com) [03 February 2014]; Timaru Herald, 31 August & 1 September 1962 (Timaru District Library) [29 August 2014]
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