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Henry Arthur HOBBA

Regimental number133
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressHopetoun, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Hobba, 511 Ripon Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work on 8 August 1918
Recommendation date: 12 August 1918

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

M BV
Date of death26 November 1973

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