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Thomas Waite HEWETT

Regimental number29526
Place of birthGateshead, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
Address998 Wellington Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T Hewett, 998 Wellington Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 12 months in the 37th Battery, Australian Field Artillery, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date27 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 118
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HEWETT Thomas Waite

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