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Death of Arthur James Hobbs

Arthur James Hobbs

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    • Five letters, two Christmas cards, one photocopy of a letter, two photographs and a further collection of 4 photographs
    • Arthur James Hobbs was the grandfather of the contributor. He was killed on the 9th or 10th of June 1917, during the final five minutes of the Battle of Monchy-Le-Preux, by the last shell fired. At the time he had been talking to another soldier, who survived.

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  • Date:

    • 1917-06-10
  • Temporal:

    • 2013-01-23 10:25:06 UTC
  • Place/Time:

    • Western Front

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  • Location:

    • #50.265465,2.9007265999999845
  • Place/Time:

    • Western Front
Longitude: "2.9007266"
Latitude: "50.265465"
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