Private William Robinson
203363 2/4th Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
Died of Wounds 31st May 1918, aged 23
Lived at 271 Barden Lane
Buried in St Sever Cemetery & Extension, France
Burnley Express
8th June 1918

"Died on the 31st May 1918 from wounds possibly caused by shrapnel injuries from a Gas Shell, on the 12th May[ actual wording in "Statement of Services" document says gsw.gas shell and he is buried at St.Sever Cemetery [extension ] Grave No.Q11. F10. He was a cousin of my Grandmother Ethel Whittaker formerly Heys":

(Image and information courtesy of Carl W Whittaker)




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