|Place of birth||Inverell, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Little Plain via Inverell, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Father, John Hobbs, Little Plain via Inverell, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Narrabri, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/6/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||*Date of fate was unclear please check|
|Place of burial||Kantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 138), Egypt|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Ellen HOBBS, Little Plain, Inverell, New South Wales|
War service: Egypt, Palestine.
Marched into Isolation Camp, Moascar, Egypt, 2 January 1917.
Marched into 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, Moascar, 22 January 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 26 January 1917; taken on strength of 1st Light Horse Regiment, in the field, 28 January 1917.
Attached to Bde Headquarters as Batman of Lieutenant Hordern, Gharbi, 6 July 1917.
Rejoined 1st Light Horse Regiment, 3 February 1918.
Evacuated to hospital, 13 October 1918; admitted to No 47 Casualty Clearing Station, 13 October 1918 (malaria); transferred to No 24 Stationary Hospital, Kantara, 15 October 1918 (dangerously ill).
Died, No 24 Stationary Hospital, 24 October 1918 (double pneumonia following malaria).
Buried by Reverend Ison, Kantara Military Cemetery, 25 October 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HOBBS Arthur Ernest|