Eric Leslie Robinson
Date of Birth25 February 1891
Course2 Years at Borough Road College - Intermediate Sciences, 1912-1914
R.F.A., “B” Battery, 102nd Brigade.
Theatre of warBelgium, France, Europe
Date of death23 May 1917
Buried/memorialRailway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm) (Grave/Memorial reference: Sp. Mem. A. 6.), Southowram War memorial
Sergeant Eric Leslie Robinson was born 25 February 1894 to Edward and Emily Robinson. He attended Borough Road College for two years, graduating with an Intermediate Sciences qualification. Whilst at the college he also played rugby, representing Borough Road College at the 1913 inter-college sports day. After leaving the college Robinson enlisted into the Royal Field Artillery and was serving with “B” Battery 102nd Brigade. He was 23 when he was killed on 23 May 1917.