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Edward HOBSON

Regimental number6273
Place of birthCheshire England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressAlbany Road, East Cannington, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ursula Hobson c/o Mrs Meikleim, Broadway Nedlands Park, Western Australia
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918

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