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Henry George HOBBS

Regimental number452
Place of birthBrisbane Qld
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinBrother, Joseph And Samuel Hobbs, Beckwith Street, Birkenhead, England
Enlistment date14 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 May 1915
Date of death15 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 9), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Ada HOBBS, 29 Upper Beckwith Street, Birkenhead, England. Native of Easton, Bristol, England

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