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Edmund Charles Robinson

In memory of:

Leading Telegraphist Edmund Charles Robinson

September 16, 1942

Military Service


Service Number:

V/9661

Age:

22

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve

Division:

H.M.C.S. Charlottetown

Additional Information


Son of Herbert and Isabel Robinson, of Winnipeg.

Commemorated on Page 110 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY
Manitoba, Canada

Grave Reference:

Sec. D3 Lot 967.

Location:

The cemetery is located immediately west of the Red River College, at 3001 Notre Dame Avenue, in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba. During the First World War, Winnipeg was the headquarters of No 10 Military District and it contained six military hospitals of 972 beds. Air force and army training camps were established in the area during the Second World War, with No 103 Canadian Army Basic Training Centre at Fort Garry. Winnipeg (Brookside) Cemetery contains 299 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and 149 from the Second World War, most of them in the special military plot.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of EDMUND CHARLES ROBINSON– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Grave marker– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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