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Oswald Hobbs

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 60), Page: 18 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 60), Page: 18 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oswald AWMM
  • Surname
    Hobbs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 44280 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
    Mrs Ethel Hobbs (wife), Hawke's Bay Club, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 44280 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 Shepherd/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Oswald Hobbs was the son of William and Alice Hobbs, of Ashcott, Takapau, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 August 1918 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    BapaumeFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bancourt British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM I. A. Headstone 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

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  • Dear Gt. Uncle Oswald (Ossie), rest now dear soul. May you be at peace with your Mother and Father, your wife Ethel and all your loved ones. Thank you for your ultimate sacrifice - a true hero xx
    Annette and Rob
    Public - Annette - Other relative - 18 August 2017

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
18 August 2017AnnetteLondon, UKOther relative
30 May 2016AllanRotoruaResearcher
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