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James Leslie HOBSON

Regimental number692
Place of birthToowoomba Qld
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway porter
AddressRaine Street, Newtown, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Hobson, Raine Street, Newtown, Toowoomba, Queensland
Previous military service11th Infantry
Enlistment date21 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll692A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 22 August 1919

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