Thom's Irish Who's Who/Hobbs, Major-Gen. Percy Eyre Francis


HOBBS, Major-Gen. Percy Eyre Francis, C.B (1915), C.M.G. (1900; Commander of Legion of Honour, 1915; served in S. African War, 1899-1900; European War, 1914-17; Asst. Dir, of Supplies and Transport, E. Command, 1910-13; Col. 1909; Major-Gen. 1915; second and only surviving son of late Col. Thomas Francis Hobbs, of Barnaboy, Frankford, King's Co.: b. 1865; in 1889, Eliza, dau of Henry Hutson, of Georgetown, British Guiana. Res.: Barnaboy, Farnborough Park, Hants.