|Charles B. Robbins|
July 5, 1943 (aged 65–66)|
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
|Place of burial||Arlington National Cemetery|
|Spouse(s)||Helen Larrabee Robbins (1876 - 1919)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
World War I
Robbins was born in in Hastings, Iowa in November 1877.
He enlisted into the United States Army as a private but later accepted a commission and rose to the rank of Colonel. While serving in the Army he fought in multiple conflicts including the Spanish-American War, the Philippine-American War and World War I. While fighting in the Battle of Marilao River March 27, 1899 he was wounded in the head.
He later served as the United States Assistant Secretary of War from 1928 to 1929.