Great Wyrley and Cheslyn Hay’s fallen: Private Ernest Robinson

Posted: October 29, 2015 in Soldiers, War Memorials, WWI
Ernest Robinson in uniform. (Cheslyn Hay LHS)

Ernest Robinson in uniform. (Cheslyn Hay LHS)

Thanks to Cheslyn Hay Local History Society, I can now put a face to Ernest Robinson and his father, Stephen, bizarrely killed by a kick from a horse. This updated story may be of interest to those that wonder why Robinson, another victim of the Somme, can appear on two memorials (Cheslyn correctly, Wyrley incorrectly)… https://wyrleyblog.wordpress.com/wyrley-landywood/great-wyrleys-fallen-wwi/private-ernest-robinson-heres-to-you-mr-robinson/

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