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Elias HOBBY

Regimental number846
Place of birthBathurst New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSoldier
AddressRaga Barracks, Thursday Island, Torres Strait
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFather, Robert Hobby, Shooters Hill via Oberon, New South Wales
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date24 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919

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