Captain WILLIAM LEEFE ROBINSON
Royal Air Force
Died 31 December 1918
Age 23 years old
In South East part.
- Secondary Unit, Regiment and Worcestershire Regiment
- Country of Service United Kingdom
- Awards Victoria Cross
- Additional Info Son of Horace and Elizabeth Robinson, of Kaima Betta Estate, South Coorg, Southern India. His brother Harold was also killed in Mesopotamia.
- Additional Citation note
An extract from the London Gazette, dated 5th Sept., 1916, records:- "For most conspicuous bravery. He attacked an enemy airship under circumstances of great difficulty and danger, and sent it crashing to the ground as a flaming wreck. He had been in the air for more than two hours, and had previously attacked another airship during his flight."