Private Archibald Johnston

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Wednesday 5 July 1916 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
JOHNSTON, ARCHIBALD
Additional information:
Son of William and Anne Jane Smith Johnston, Native of Melbourne, Australia.
Cemetery:
RUE-DAVID MILITARY CEMETERY, FLEURBAIX
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. E. 10.
Country:
Australian

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Johnston, Archibald
Memorial:
Isle of Whithorn Roll of Honour (WMR 72037)
Location:
Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, Archibald
Memorial:
Campbeltown Town and Parish (WMR 29850)
Location:
Campbeltown, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Archibald
Memorial:
Campbeltown Town and Parish (WMR 29850)
Location:
Campbeltown, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
St Michael & All Angels Church WW1 Memorial (WMR 71186)
Location:
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Manchester Guardian (WMR 24752)
Location:
Islington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
New North Church - WW1 (WMR 5629)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Bloomfield Presbyterian Church; WW1 (WMR 6343)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
St Michael And All Angels Church Cenotaph (WMR 17830)
Location:
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
St Clements Church (WMR 47823)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
1st Oban Company Boys Brigade WW1 (WMR 13353)
Location:
Oban, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Prestonpans (WMR 44682)
Location:
Prestonpans, Lothian
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Wouldham Cement Works (Blue Circle) (WMR 87029)
Location:
Purfleet, Essex
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Kildalton and Oa Parish (Port Ellen) (WMR 44794)
Location:
Port Ellen (Isle of Islay), Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Belfast Corporation Staff Roll Of Honour (WMR 43476)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
RNR and RNVR Auxiliary Patrol and Minesweepers - Harwich (WMR 22803)
Location:
Upper Dovercourt, Essex
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Elgin City and Parish (WMR 6009)
Location:
Elgin, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Durham County Constabulary WW1 (WMR 41878)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Members of the Stationery, Printing and Allied Trades of Belfast (WMR 88318)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Burradon Council School WW1 Plaque (WMR 34311)
Location:
Burradon, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Leith Burgh Police WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 92266)
Location:
Kincardine, Fife
Record identifier:
People (P10571634)
Name recorded:
Private Archibald Johnston 1733
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
14 April 1916
Record identifier:
People (P10675120)
Name recorded:
Private Andrew Archibald Johnston 3372
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
11 October 1915
Record identifier:
People (P10744148)
Name recorded:
Private Andrew Archibald Johnston 3372
Unit:
59th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
15 July 1915
Date of fate:
20 July 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2206310)
Name recorded:
Private Johnston, Andrew Archibald 3372
Unit:
59th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R2071845)
Name recorded:
Private Johnston, Andrew Archibald 3372
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1968359)
Name recorded:
Private Johnston, Archibald 1733
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10604297)
Name recorded:
Private Archibald William Johnston 6795
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
17 November 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R2001022)
Name recorded:
Private Johnston, Archibald William 6795
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10750056)
Name recorded:
Private Archibald Johnston 3333
Unit:
35th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
20 June 1917
Date returned to Australia:
31 March 1919
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2212218)
Name recorded:
Private Johnston, Archibald 3333
Unit:
35th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Name:
Second Lieutenant Johnston
Context:
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 42)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Johnston
Context:
Wounded
Date:
8 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 45)
Name:
Lieutenant G D Johnston
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 43)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G D Johnston
Context:
combat
Date:
1 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 41)