Roll of Honour Jeffrey Rex Hobbs

Service number SX14282
Rank Private
Unit 2/27th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 04 December 1942
Place of Death Papua
Cause of Death Killed in action
Cemetery or Memorial Details Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Bomana, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Source AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)

Location on the Roll of Honour

Jeffrey Rex Hobbs's name is located at panel 54 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

Jeffrey Rex Hobbs's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Wed 26 January 2022 at 12:42am
  • Mon 11 April 2022 at 3:47am
  • Sun 10 July 2022 at 1:32am
  • Fri 23 September 2022 at 3:37am


These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.