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Herbert Edgar HEWSTON

Regimental number40
Place of birthInglewood Vic
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBandmaster
AddressKorong Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frances Hewston, Korong Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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