Son of Josiah and Annie Amelia Robins, of 65, Trafalgar St., Onehunga, Auckland. Served at Gallipoli and in Egypt.
"The dead body of a returned soldier named Arthur Robins, about 24 years cf age, a single man, was found at Awakanao (Coromandel) on Monday with the head blown otf, probably by a detonator. Deceased, who had lived by himself, was last seen alive at 10 a.m. on Saturday. He had been wounded in the war, and also suffered from shell shock."
[Manawatu Standard, Volume XLIII, Issue 1693, 5 December 1919, Page 5]
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Date of Birth:
Next of Kin:
Josiah Robins (father), Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand
NZEF, New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade, Auckland Mounted Rifles
Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
29 November 1919
Day of Death:
Age at Death:
Wellington, New Zealand
13 June 1915
Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima
Suez, Egypt (24 July - 6 August 1915)
Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum
Area 1, Block G, Grave 84.