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Eric Norman HEWITT

Regimental number30268
Place of birthMuswellbrook New South Wales
ReligionSeventh Day Adventist
OccupationGrazier
Address'Cambura', Harman Street, Kogarah, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs V M Hewitt, 'Frankstone', Mitchell Street, Bondi, New South Wales
Previous military service8th Australian Field Artillery Brigade
Enlistment date3 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 4, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 28 November 1918
Date of death27 October 1954
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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