Friday, 9 November 2012
Hewardine, Albert Edward
Trooper Albert Edward Hewardine
was born on 9th November 1899. He was the son of Arthur and Elizabeth Mary Stephanie Hewardine. In 1901, the family were living in house 75, Phibsboro Road, Arran Quay, Dublin. By 1911, they were living in house 49, Moyne Road, Rathmines & Rathgar East, Dublin.
On 16th August 1917, Hewardine joined Northern Bank at Head Office. Transfers to Virginia (1917) and Grafton Street (1918) followed.
On 9th May 1918 he volunteered and enlisted into the North Irish Horse as a Trooper. He saw service with the Home Service before being discharged in February 1919.