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WHEATLEY HILL

Hewitson, A., Rfmn., 1918

Wheatley Hill: James Pasby

In Romeries Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France, is the Commonwealth War Grave of 77325 Rifleman Adam Hewitson serving with the 8th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) who died 22/10/1918.

In Wheatley Hill Cemetery is a badly eroded family headstone which reads:-

In loving memory of
George
the beloved husband of
Margaret Hewitson
who died July ??
aged 73 years
also of the above
Margaret Hewitson
who died ???
Aged ???
Also of their son
Pte. Adam Hewitson
who was killed in action
in France Oct. 22nd 1918
aged 25 years

R.I.P.

Adam Hewitson is remembered at Wheatley Hill on W114.01, W114.02, W114.03, and W114.06


The CWGC entry for Rifleman Hewitson

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk