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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th February 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
Person Details
Bulwell
Frank Dalton Robinson was born in Bulwell, his birth was recorded in the July/Aug/Sept quarter of 1898. His mother was Alice Robinson
Pony Driver at Crown Farm Colliery.
13 Jan 1915
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583851 - CWGC Website
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Private
1st Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Frank Dalton Robinson enlisted in Nottingham and served with the 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters and landed in France on 28th November 1914. He is buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, France grave reference XXIX C 24.
Mansfield Chronicle Advertiser: 04/02/1915: Killed at La Bassee on 13/01/1915. Letter from the King " The King commands me to assure you of the true sympathy of H.M. the King and the Queen in your sorrow. Kitchener"
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th February 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
    Frank Dalton Robinson - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th February 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Frank Dalton Robinson - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle