Skip to main content
About George Raymond Robinson

Date of Birth
2 May 1898

Service Number
6490 295857

Birth Place
Eggleston, Durham, England

Date of Death
19 November 1972 74y

Relationships

Parents
Edward Robinson born abt 1870 and Margaret (nee Readshaw) Robinson born abt 1871 Married Q2 1895 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Harold Dixon born abt 1896, Frederick Edward born abt 1901, Arthur Newby born abt 1905, Florence Mary born abt 1906

Marriage
1927 Teesdale, Durham, England Elizabeth Sutton born 28 January, 1897

Children
George born 6 February 1930, Edward R born abt 1934, Margaret Isobel born abt 1936

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Royal Garrison Artillery

Rank
Gunner Driver

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1939 Dairy farmer - heavy work

Campaigns
1915 -1919 France and Belgium

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Foggarthwaite, Eggleston, Teesdale, Durham, England 1911 Low Shipley, Cotherstone, Marwood, Durham, England

Electoral Roll
1920 Alwent, Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
High Hulam, Ingleton, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search, Muriel Robinson, Edward Robinson

Notes
Raymond suffered a back injury and had to sleep in a plaster cast for some time after he returned home.

- Research by JP