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Leslie E J HOBBS

Regimental number3798
Place of birthSomerset, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressUlverstone, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, E Hobbs, Ulverstone, Tasmania
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 8 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 11 January 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Leslie John
Age at death20.5
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialIdmiston (All Saints) Churchyard (South of Church), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Mary HOBBS, Ulverstone, Tasmania

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