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William Percy HEWITT

Regimental number3535
Place of birthTas
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationElectrician
Address6 Glenleith Avenue, Geelong West, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Wm Patrick Hewitt, 6 Glenleith Avenue, Geelong West, Victoria
Previous military service69th Infantry
Enlistment date16 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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