Edward Thomas Mobbs

Name

Edward Thomas Mobbs

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

07/05/1917
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
East Surrey Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

ARRAS MEMORIAL
Bay 6.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Wesleyan (Bushey & Oxhey Methodist) Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Edward Thomas Mobbs was born on 7 October 1895. He was the son of Edward and Annie Mobbs of 288 North End Road, Fulham.

Wartime Service

He enlisted as a Private in the Honourable Artillery Company and entered the France and Flanders theatre of war on 18 August 1915. On 28 February 1917 he was commissioned into the East Surrey Regiment. Serving as a 2nd Lieutenant with the 1st Battalion, he was killed in action on 7 May 1917.

Additional Information

After his death he was recorded as the son of Edward and Annie Mobbs, of 288, North I Rd., Fulham, London. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild