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William Webb HEWESTON

Regimental number3801
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address365 Napier Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs. L. Heweston, 365 Napier Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records45
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row G, Grave No. 14), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Helen HEWESTON; husband of Lily HEWESTON, 365 Napier Street, Fitzroy, Victoria

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