Hewitt Williams - Corporal

Rank: Corporal
Date Of Death: Oct 15, 1918
War / Conflict: World War I
Hometown: Postville, Iowa
Gold Star Hall - Wall Location: West Wall (Middle Panel)


Corporal Hewitt Larrabee Williams came to Iowa State College from Postville, Iowa. He graduated in 1912 in Animal Husbandry.

He enlisted into the Army on May 26, 1918 and was assigned to Company L, 352nd Infantry, 88th Division. He was promoted to corporal on July 3, and landed in France on September 4.

Hewitt died of bronchial pneumonia on October 15, 1918 at Montreaux, France, Belfort Sector.