Pitt Town War Memorial Park (Joseph Edward Hobbs Memorial)

Description

Memorial parkland with two brick columns at the entrance. Plaques are attached to both columns. 

Inscription

This land was donated by Mrs E. Brown as a memorial to her nephew NX25775 Signalman Joseph Edward Hobbs 8th Div A.I.F eldest son of Mr & Mrs H.E. Hobbs of Cattai who died 3rd November 1943 whilst prisoner of war in Burma

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Sig Joseph Edward Hobbs World War 2 DOD/DPOW NX25775 AIF 8th Div view
Address
Wellesley Street
Pitt Town NSW 2756
Local Government Area
  • Hawkesbury, City of
Memorial type
  • Garden/park
Recorded by
Mr Pieter Groenevelt and Peter Levarre-Waters
Established Date format: 
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Conflict/s
  • Second World War, 1939–45
  • All conflicts

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