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Thomas Walter HEWITT

Regimental number6983
Place of birthWallumbilla Qld
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStation hand
AddressWallumbilla, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Hewitt, Wallumbilla, Queensland
Enlistment date29 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLonguenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 95), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Matilda HEWITT, Wallumbilla, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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