Portrait of
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Second Lieutenant Geoffrey Harold Chapman Hobbs

Dorsetshire Regiment

Died: Saturday 16 September 1916

Connected records

Record:
HOBBS, GEOFFREY HAROLD CHAPMAN
Additional information:
Son of Augustus and May Hobbs, of Highbury, London; husband of Enid Hobbs, of Llanfoist, Abergavenny, Mon.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 7 B.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel C J W Hobbs
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). (page 132)