Llewellyn Joseph Hawthorn Newman

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Llewellyn Joseph Hawthorn Newman
Personal Information
Date of Birth 15 Sep 1905
Place of Birth Ipswich, Suffolk, England
Death 23 Aug 1980, aged 74
Place of Death Nedlands, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 36 years, 7 months
Description 5'7" (1.70m) tall ; 166lbs
75.296 kg
; fair complexion ; brown eyes ; brown hair
Occupation Accountant
Religion Congregational
Address c/- Smailes Mill, Karragullen, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs. Marjorie Gita Newman
Military Information
Reg Number W68123
Date of Enlistment 24 Apr 1942
Rank Lieutenant
Unit/Formation 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

During 1934 Llewellyn married Marjorie Gita Smailes (1907 - 1957) in Perth. Marjorie died on 22 Apr 1957 in Claremont.

Electoral Roll entries: 1929 - 1931 at 92 Salisbury street, Maylands, clerk; 1936 at 90 First avenue, Maylands, accountant; 1937 at 10 Clarendon street, Claremont, accountant; 1943 at 49 Marita road, Nedlands, accountant;

War Service

Enlisted at Pickering Brook on 24 Apr 1942, and on he was discharged as an enlisted man on 3 Nov 1942 to be promoted Acting lieutenant on 4 Nov 1942 and confirmed in the rank the same day at Carinyah. For a time at least was a member of the 2nd Platoon, 'A' Company of the battalion before being appointed 2 IC of the Company. On 15 Oct 1945 his appointment was cancelled and he was placed on the Retired List on 16 Oct 1945.

Post War

During 1957 Llewellyn married Judith Francisco Curedale (1926 - 2019) locally. Judith died on 4 Jun 2019 in Joondalup.

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1954 at 49 Marita road, Nedlands, accountant; 1963 at 33 Kalamunda road, Kalamunda, accountant; 1972 at 4 Hillside crescent, Kalamunda, accountant; 1977 - 1980 at 42 Tareena street, Nedlands, retired


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