Albert Joseph NOBBS

Albert Joseph Nobbs Photo:
Australian War Memorial
Birthplace
Toowoomba
Resided
Westbrook
Occupation
Farmer
Enlisted
01-September-1915
Place
Enoggera
Age
19
Status
Single
Service No
3971
Rank
Private
Unit
26th Battalion, 9th Reinforcements
Embarked
31-January-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
Driver
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Died of wounds
Date
25-April-1918
Place
Aniens, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Querrieu British Cemetery, France
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.

 

Cousin of 3553 Private James Robert Jordan (DOW).

 

Albert Nobbs transferred to the 5th Divisional Ammunition Column in England in April 1916 and arrived in France in June. On 24 April 1918 he was wounded in action near Amiens and died of his wounds at the 11th Australian Field Ambulance the next day. He was 22.