Born at Perth, WA. CoE. Enlisted 27 July 1915, age 22, machinist. Nok wife, Catherine Jane Litton, Gunbower, Wellington St, Cottesloe Beach. Embarked at Fremantle 2 November 1915 per . Served in France and Belgium. Killed in action in Belgium 7 October 1917 and buried in Tyne Cot Cemetery, Passchendale, West -Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot 40 Row A Grave 2. Personal effects: cards, photos, fountain pen, wallet, Bible, 8 books, brush, knife, scissors. Service medals: 1914-1918 Star, BWM and VM. It is possible he was incorrectly recorded as Lytton H. on the Mosman Park War Memorial and Cottesloe and district Honour Rolls.