Born at Adelaide Sth Aust. Wesleyan. Place of birth differs between attestation & medical reports. Enlisted 10 January 1916 age 29, labourer. Nok father, Jesse Hewitt of Fairlight St, Cottesloe Beach. Embarked at Melbourne on 20 May 1916 per A7 Medic. Served in France 1917-1918. RTA June 1919. Service medals: BWM and VM.