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840   Sergeant Henry (Harry) Robinson
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 7th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) (British Army)
Died: 12/07/1915 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 28
Summary      
Henry Robinson was the son of Henry William and Martha Robinson (nee McLoughlin). Henry was born about 1887 in Co Tyrone. The 1901 census shows Henry as 14 years old and still at school. Henry’s family had a grocer’s and newsagent’s shop in Caledon. Henry and the family are living at house 52 in Main St, Caledon, Tyrone. The CWGC records Henry as the husband of Rachel Ellen Robinson (nee Cochrane), of 12 Walmer Terrace, Ibrox, Glasgow. Sergeant Henry Robinson was serving with the 7th Battalion of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) when he died at Gallipoli on 12th July 1915. He was aged 28.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Redoubt Cemetery
  Cape Helles, Gallipoli
Grave Ref: Sp Mem B-50
CWGC Casualty 601191
Summary      
From Helles, continue on the road to Alciptepe and the cemetery will be found on your left. It is on the west side of the Krithia - Sedd el Bahr Road, approximately sout-west of "The Vineyards". It faces south to the entrance to the Daranelles and is surrounded by a belt of shrubs.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Dungannon War Memorial - WWI - Panel 2 Dungannon
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Robinson family Lists Henry as age 14 living at house 52 in Main St, Caledon, Tyrone
2 1910 Ulster Towns Directory Robinson, Henry, grocer and newsagent
3 1911 Census lists Robinson family Does not list Henry as living at house 50 in Main St, Caledon, Tyrone
4 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Henry Robinson's headstone can be purchased here.
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