Private William Leslie Robinson

Australian Machine Gun Corps

Died: Thursday 4 October 1917

Connected records

Record:
ROBINSON, WILLIAM LESLIE
Additional information:
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 31.
Country:
Australian

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Record identifier:
People (P10776910)
Name recorded:
Private William Leslie Robinson 3903
Unit:
1st Australian Machine Gun Company
Date of enlistment:
5 July 1915
Date of fate:
4 October 1917
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1499826)
Name recorded:
Private Robinson, William Leslie 3903
Unit:
2nd Australian Machine Gun Company
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1739595)
Name recorded:
Private Robinson, William Leslie 3903
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10201361)
Name recorded:
Private William Leslie Robinson 3903
Unit:
2nd Australian Machine Gun Company
Date of recommendation honour or award:
27 February 2021
Record identifier:
Honours and Awards (Recommendation) (R1598041)
Name recorded:
Private Robinson, William Leslie 3903
Unit:
2nd Australian Machine Gun Company
Record identifier:
People (P10103166)
Name recorded:
Private William Leslie Robinson 3903
Unit:
2nd Australian Machine Gun Company
Record identifier:
People (P10342882)
Name recorded:
Private William Leslie Robinson 3903
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
23 November 1915
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2239068)
Name recorded:
Private Robinson, William Leslie 3903
Unit:
1st Australian Machine Gun Company
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1665340)
Name recorded:
Private Robinson, William Leslie 3903
Unit:
2nd Australian Machine Gun Company
Record identifier:
People (P10268644)
Name recorded:
Private William Leslie Robinson 3903
Unit:
2nd Australian Machine Gun Company
Date of death:
4 October 1917
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Name:
Lieutenant W Robinson
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment (Pioneers) (page 149)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Robinson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
29 Sep 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 147)
Name:
Lieutenant Robinson
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment (Pioneers) (page 149)
Name:
Major Robinson
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 490)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Robinson
Context:
other
Date:
6 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 220 Machine Gun Company (page 722)
Name:
Gunner G Robinson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 55)
Name:
Major E A Robinson
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 495)
Name:
Major E A Robinson
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 495)
Name:
Lieutenant J D Robinson
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
4 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 296)