Sailor Alex Johnson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 16 April 1918 (aged 20)

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Record:
JOHNSON, ALEX
Additional information:
Son of Walter and Mary Ann Johnson (nee Hughson), of Otterswick, East Yell, Shetland. Born in Shetland.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Lockwood Street Shrine (WMR 35357)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Christ Church WW1 (WMR 45510)
Location:
Patricroft, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Farmer Road School WW1 Tablet (WMR 40021)
Location:
Leyton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Balfour Street Shrine (WMR 35291)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Croydon Gas Company (WMR 10800)
Location:
Croydon, Greater London
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Margarets Church Memorial Chapel (WMR 4987)
Location:
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Hutton Henry And Sheraton District WW1 (WMR 19033)
Location:
Hutton Henry, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St. Charles Borromeo Church (WMR 14841)
Location:
Measham, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Queens Own Yorkshire Dragoons - WW1 (WMR 28160)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 34655)
Location:
Goole, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Liscard High School WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15452)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Sheffield and Ecclesall Co Operative Society - WW1 (WMR 17616)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Major L P Aizlewood MC AFC and Men of Rotherham - WW1 Plaque (WMR 28031)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Church Of The Holy Apostles -WW1 (WMR 35299)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Wingate Memorial Clock (WMR 10297)
Location:
Wingate, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Timothys Church - WW1 (WMR 46871)
Location:
Crookes, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Men Of Hazelrigg (LOST) (WMR 11335)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Park Road Congregational Church (WMR 3213)
Location:
Ashton On Mersey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St. Philip & St. James' Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 37567)
Location:
Ratby, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Dalton St Margaret's Church (WMR 68097)
Location:
Dalton in Furness, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Pinner Oddfellows - WW1 (WMR 17915)
Location:
Watford, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Prices Patent Candle Company Limited Employees Plaque (WMR 15872)
Location:
Bromborough Pool Village, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Allenheads Roll of Honour (WMR 33731)
Location:
approx 3 miles north of Allenheads, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Christ Church Sunday School WW1 (WMR 45524)
Location:
Patricroft, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
1/5 And 2/5 Battns West Yorkshire Regt (WMR 30888)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Hillsborough And Wadesley Bridge Parish WW1 Memorial Altar Screen (WMR 27923)
Location:
Hillsborough, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Clowes Chapel (WMR 35308)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Ball Haye Green (WMR 13696)
Location:
Leek, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Carrshield School - WW1 (WMR 33816)
Location:
Ninebanks, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Annes Church (WMR 27946)
Location:
St Stephens Church, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Christ Church Organ (WMR 71059)
Location:
New Seaham, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Eldon Lane Workmen's Institute-The Served WW1 Memorial (WMR 71505)
Location:
Eldon Lane, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Andrews Church (WMR 10331)
Location:
Tudhoe, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
English Street Shrine (WMR 35333)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Mary Magdalenes Church - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 14179)
Location:
Creswell, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
John Player And Sons - WW1 (WMR 27333)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Malmesbury - WW1 Cross (WMR 24204)
Location:
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Towcester (WMR 15042)
Location:
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Stafford (WMR 2117)
Location:
Stafford, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St. George's - WW1 (WMR 9138)
Location:
Reading, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Marsh Street Congregational Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 39909)
Location:
Walthamstow, Greater London
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Ackton Hall Colliery (WMR 29134)
Location:
Featherstone, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Matthews Church Roll of Honour- WW1 (WMR 70528)
Location:
Leyburn, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Hazell Watson & Viney Ltd. (WMR 8011)
Location:
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
St Marys Church - WW1 (WMR 10229)
Location:
Coxhoe, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnson, A
Memorial:
Heywood (WMR 3239)
Location:
Heywood, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Johnson
Context:
other
Date:
12 Apr 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 251)
Name:
Private W Johnson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Apr 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 43)
Name:
Lieutenant W Johnson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
21 Apr 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 14)