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William HOBBS

Regimental number312
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address206 Hammersley Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John Hobbs, Tonacombe, North Cornwall, England
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1915
Date of death25 April 1915
Place of burialBaby 700 Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 13), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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