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Richard Hobbs

Male 1882 - 1918  (36 years)


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  • Name Richard Hobbs 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 1882 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1912  15, Stanhope Road, Dover, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Service 1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bombardier; 170th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery 
    Buried Nov 1918  Vendegies Cross Roads British Cemetery, Vendegies-sur-Ecaillon, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Nov 1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Commemoration 1919  St Peter's Church, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7859  Extended Craxford Family
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2007 

    Father Richard W Hobbs,   b. 1853, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Ann [--?--],   b. 1858, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F7815  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Annie [--?--],   b. Bef 1900,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2007 
    Family ID F8354  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1912 - 15, Stanhope Road, Dover, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Bombardier; 170th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery - 1918 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Nov 1918 - Vendegies Cross Roads British Cemetery, Vendegies-sur-Ecaillon, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Nov 1918 - France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCommemoration - 1919 - St Peter's Church, Swingfield, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    WG: Hobbs, Richard
    WG: Hobbs, Richard

    Citation

    Plot: B.5
    HS: Swingfield War Memorial
    HS: Swingfield War Memorial
    Marble tablets affixed to the lychgate of St Peter's Church commemorate the fallen of two world wars. The carving on the other tablet reads:
    This gate was erected to the glory of God and in memory of those who fell in the Great War 1914 - 1918. "Lest We Forget"


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