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Richard HEWITT

Regimental number6270
Place of birthKumura New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationProspector
AddressLeonora Post Office, Leonora, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Hewitt, Leonora Post Office, Leonora, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 18 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 April 1917
Place of burialMorchies Australian Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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