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Charles Vivian Hobbs

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Vivian AWMM
  • Surname
    Hobbs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10832 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Stephen James Hobbs (father), Hamua, Eketahuna, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 May 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10832 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of disease AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      132 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Only son of Alice and Stephen James Hobbs, of Hamua, via Pahiatua

    Disembarked from 'Mokera' at Suez, 22 June 1916.
    Embarked Suez, and proceeded overseas to France, 10 July 1916.
    Attached to Divisional Headquarters, in the field, 18 August 1916.
    Attached to Divisional Signal Company.
    Admitted to hospital, 30 September 1916; admitted to No 24 General Hospital, Etaples, 7 October 1916 (dysentery, suspected typhoid); transferred to isolation, 9 October 1916; transferred from isolation, No 24 General Hospital, to No 6 Convalescent Depot, 26 October 1916 (colitis); to No 5 Convalescent Camp, Etaples, 31 October 1916; to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 12 November 1916.
    Admitted to No 24 General Hospital, 23 November 1916 (asthma, acute bronchitis).
    Died of acute bronchitis, No 24 General Hospital, Etaples, 10 December 1916.

    Parents: Alice and the late Stephen James Hobbs, Hamua, via Pahiatua (only son) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 December 1916 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM XX. G. 2. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • HMNZT 52.The bugle call of the 12th NZ Reinforcements : being the souvenir number of The Mokoia chronicle.(1916). On board ship: Published on board H.M.N.Z. Transport no. 52 "S.S. Mokoia". AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      31: 5 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM

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