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Robert Henry HOBSON

Regimental number8046
Place of birthPrincetown Vic
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressPrincetown, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, D Hobson, Princetown, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollCorps Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death2 November 1969

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