HOBBS, Richard George

Last Name
HOBBS
Given Names
Richard George
Service Number
415983
Date of Birth
12/06/1922
Birth Location
Busselton W.A
Enlistment Date
26/04/1942
Enlistment Location
Perth
1Wags Start Date
25/06/1942
Course Details
WAGS Course 27
Intake Date
25/06/1942
Finish Date
10/12/1942
To
Remust
Kill Date or Discharge Date
02/09/1943 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
11 SQN
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Operations
Flying battle Dutch New Guinea Indonesia
Date of Death
02/09/1943
Age
21
Cemetery / Memorial
Lae War Cemetery Papua New Guinea
Medals
1939-45 War medal 1939-45 Star
Posting on Death
11 Squadron
NAA Status
OPEN
1WAGS - HOBBS Richard George - Service Number 415983
1WAGS - HOBBS Richard George - Service Number 415983
1WAGS - HOBBS Richard George - Service Number 415983 (Plane_edited-1)

Acknowledgements

National Archives of AustraliaUBC Web DesignCity of BallaratDepartment of Veterans+39 AffairsAustralian War MemorialRSL Virtual War Memorial