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Category:Leefe Robinson

English: William Leefe Robinson VC (14 July 1895 – 31 December 1918) was the first British pilot to shoot down a German airship over Britain during the First World War. For this he was awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. He was the first person to be awarded the VC for action in the UK.


Leefe Robinson 
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Recipient of the Victoria Cross
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Date of birth 14 July 1895
British Raj
Date of death 31 December 1918
Middlesex
Manner of death
  • natural causes
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  • Victoria Cross
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