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HEWISH, Barry Kent

HEWISH, Barry Kent

Barry Hewish was enrolled at Geelong College from 9 February 1950 to December 1956 after attending Point Lonsdale State School.

He graduated with a Diploma of Military Studies from the Royal Military College, Duntroon in 1960, and a Diploma of Business Adsministration (IBA) in 1977. The Pegasus of June 1961 reported his graduation from Duntroon:
'After graduating from Duntroon Royal Australian Military College, where he specialised in Ordnance, Barry Hewish (1953) was appointed to Bandiana.'

Ad Astra of September 1967 reported:
'Captain Barry Hewish (1953) is second in charge, 28th Commonwealth Ordnance Field Park, Malaysia.'

He has been a long standing member of the Legacy Club of Canberra.

Sources: 'Geelong Collegians at the Second World War' compiled by J. Affleck pp567-568 (citing The Pegasus; Australian War Memorial).
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