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Hewett, Sir William Nathan Wrighte, naval officer, was born in 1834, and served in the Burmese War of 1851, in the China War of 1857, and on shore before Sebastopol. Promoted to be captain in 1862, he was commodore on the coast of Africa during the Ashantee War. He was rear-admiral 1878, vice-admiral 1884; he died in 1888.