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James Field HEWISH

Regimental number13434
Place of birthMiddleton South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMotor mechanic and driver
Address163 Payneham Road, St Peters, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Priscilla Higgins Hewish, 163 Payneham Road, St Peters, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 September 1966

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