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Private 17207 Fred ROBBINS
20th Battalion, Manchester Regiment

Died of Wounds,   Monday 3rd July 1916,   France,   age 24

Home address:179 Gerrards, Stockport Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1892, Woodley, Cheshire
Parents:Sarah Robbins and Joe Robbins
179 Gerrards, Stockport Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Calico Dyer
Enlisted:Manchester, Lancashire
Remembered:Daours Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France,
plot II, row B, grave 6.
Link to Hyde:Lived in Hyde

Died from a Gun Shot Wound to the neck.

He was brother to Corporal 18017 James Thomas Robbins.

The two brothers died on the same day.

A Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling, 25th June 1921:

In loving memory of Pte. Fred Robbins
from Bertha.