|Place of birth||Brunswick, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||6 Airlie Avenue, Armadale, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, J. Fewster, 32 Moreland Road, Coburg, Victoria|
|Previous military service||nil (previous rejected for military service due to varicose veins)|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||6th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/23/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||15th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||25|
|Place of burial||Crucifix Corner Cemetery (Plot X, Row C, Grave No. 13), Villers-Bretonneux, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Alice Yeoman FEWSTER. Native of Brunswick, Victoria|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Marched out of 2nd Training Bn, Tel el Kebir, 27 May 1916; marched into 6th Bn, Serapeum, 27 May 1916.
Promoted Sergeant, 27 May 1916.
Promoted Company Sergeant Major, 22 June 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 4 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 11 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 3 August 1916, and admitted to Casualty Depot the same day (shrapnel wound, arm); transferred to No 4 General Hospital, Camiers, 4 August 1916; to England, 8 August 1916; to No 2 General Hospital, Brighton, 8 August 1916; to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 20 September 1916; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 22 September 1916.
Marched out of No 2 Command Depot, 30 October 1916; marched into Pioneer Training Bn, Wool, no date stated.
Proceeded overseas to France, 28 February 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 1 March 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 5 March 1917; taken on strength of 4th Pioneer Bn, 7 March 1917.
Selected to attend No 4 Officer Cadet Bn, 7 June 1917, and marched into No 4 Officer Cadet Bn, Oxford, England, the same day.
Promoted 2nd Lieutenant, 27 September 1917, and posted to General Infantry Reinforcements.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 October 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Le Havre, 16 October 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 18 October 1917; taken on strength of 15th Bn, 22 October 1917.
On leave, 3 March 1918; rejoined unit, 19 March 1918.
Promoted Lieutenant, 14 April 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.
Buried, 6 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FEWSTER George Edward|