Private Ernest Edward Hewson
Sherwood Foresters Badge

Army Number : 307696 (formerly 6268)

Battalion : 1/8th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Son of George Edward and Sarah Jane Hewson, of 4, Harrington Drive, Derby Road, Nottingham.; Husband of Geraldine Marie Hewson, of 3, Greys Road, Woodthorpe, Nottingham. He was a Draper's Assistant prior to enlisting at Nottingham. He was killed in action, 23rd April 1917, aged 31, whilst serving in the line near Cite de Riaumont, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Arras Memorial, France. Bay 7.

His brother Private Albert Owen Hewson 1/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment also fell in the Great War.

Arras Memorial, France.
No local memorial details.