Image from 1917 Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury newspaper.
Born: 1891, Ipswich.
Died on or since death presumed: 18th August 1916; age: 24; KiA.
Residence: 5, Cooks Court, Cox Lane, Ipswich.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Date of Entry Therein: 23rd February 1915 – France.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 9351
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Pier & Face 1C & 2A.
1901 5, Craig Court, Upper Orwell Street, Ipswich.
Thomas was 9 years old and living with his widowed mother.
Ellen Robinson, 36, a Caretaker, born Debenham, Suffolk.
1911 5, Cooks Court, Cox Lane, Ipswich.
Thomas was 19 years old, a General Labourer. He was living with his mother.
Ellen, 46, a Caretaker – Insurance Offices.
Thomas’s father was Thomas Barten Robinson, born 1865, Brighton, East Sussex.
Soldiers’ Effects to Ellen Robinson – mother.
Thomas is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Michael’s Church, Ipswich.
Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion: