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Sydney Hobbs

In memory of:

Private Sydney Hobbs

July 22, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

177169

Age:

28

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Division:

38th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

December 4, 1889
Chichester, England

Son of Frederick Thomas and Louisa Hobbs, of Hamilton, Ontario. English:

Digitized service file.

French:

Dossier de service numérisé.

Commemorated on Page 430 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ANZIN-ST AUBIN BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

III. D. 19.

Location:

The village of Anzin-St Aubin is on the north-western outskirts of Arras and the ANZIN-ST AUBIN BRITISH CEMETERY is on the northern side of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Press Clipping– source: Hamilton Spectator; August 2, 1918, page 1
  • Photo of Sydney Hobbs– In memory of the men who served with the 87th Battalion CEF. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– In memory of the men who served with the 87th Battalion CEF. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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