Frank Elliot Hobson

Frank Elliot Hobson

Trooper
Frank Elliot Hobson

Unit: NZEF, New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade, Canterbury Mounted Rifles

Conflict: WW1



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Casualty

  • Service Number: 7/727
  • First Name: Frank Elliot
  • Surname: Hobson
  • Rank: Trooper
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Next of Kin: G. Hobson, Ngarua, Kairuru, Motueka, New Zealand
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: NZEF, New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade, Canterbury Mounted Rifles

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 31 May 1915
  • Conflict: WW1
  • Cause of Death: Killed in action

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: 2nd Reinforcements
  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Date: 14 December 1914
  • Transport: HMNZT 13
    HMNZT 14
    HMNZT 15
  • Vessel: Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter
  • Destination: Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum

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