Rifleman Hugh Johnston

Royal Irish Rifles

Died: Wednesday 16 June 1915 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
JOHNSTON, HUGH
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Sarah Johnston, of 2, Carew St., Ballymacarrett, Belfast.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 40.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant W Johnston
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
12 Jun 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Coldstream Guards (page 95)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W Johnston
Context:
Wounded
Date:
13 Jun 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Coldstream Guards (page 95)