Arthur John HOBBS

Regimental number1760
Place of birthDevenish Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBenalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E E Hobbs, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date6 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 13 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Brigade Machine Gun Company
FateDied of disease 26 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialCowley (St. Lawrence) Churchyard (Australian, 52), Middlesex
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth HOBBS, Goomalibee Street, Benalla, Victoria