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George Rawdon Ffrench NOBBS

Regimental number162
Place of birthHay N/A
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs. R. Knobbs, Norfolk Island
Enlistment date25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll659
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 80), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Emily NOBBS, Fenny Road, Norfolk Island, New South Wales

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