Sailor Alexander Johnston

Mercantile Marine

Died: Friday 19 October 1917 (aged 16)

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Record:
JOHNSTON, ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Son of Elizabeth Johnston (nee Holmes), of Ballykeel, Islandmagee, Co. Antrim, and the late George Johnston.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Bombardier (Temporary) Alexander Johnston

Bombardier (Temporary) Alexander Johnston 659. Unit: C Company, 25th Infantry Battalion, attached to 111th Howitzer Battery, 11th Field Artillery Brigade, Australian Imperial Force. Death: 14 January 1917 Fish Alley Flers, Western Front.
CWGC family information: Son of Charles and Emelia Anne Johnston (nee Schwenke). Native of Kerry, Queensland.

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Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
Memorial:
Houghton-le-Spring United Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 71192)
Location:
Easington Lane, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Downpatrick (WMR 6347)
Location:
Downpatrick, Down
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Lauder United Free Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 81216)
Location:
Lauder, Borders
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Oak communion table and oak scroll in former Nairn Rosebank United Free Church (WMR 80315)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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St Andrews Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15679)
Location:
Litherland, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Craignish (WMR 70276)
Location:
Ardfern, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
Memorial:
Nairnshire County (Nairn, Parish of Ardclach, Parish of Auldearn, Parish of Cawdor and Parish of Croy) (WMR 8721)
Location:
Nairn, Highland
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Lyle Kirk- WW1 Board (WMR 90486)
Location:
Greenock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
Memorial:
Quartermaster Sergeant A Johnston (WMR 90708)
Location:
Renfrew, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Durham Constabulary (WMR 91503)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnston, Alexander
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Engine Room Artificer A Johnston (WMR 93648)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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St Michael & All Angels Church WW1 Memorial (WMR 71186)
Location:
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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Manchester Guardian (WMR 24752)
Location:
Islington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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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
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Burradon Council School WW1 Plaque (WMR 34311)
Location:
Burradon, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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Bloomfield Presbyterian Church; WW1 (WMR 6343)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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St Michael And All Angels Church Cenotaph (WMR 17830)
Location:
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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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
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Wouldham Cement Works (Blue Circle) (WMR 87029)
Location:
Purfleet, Essex
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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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
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RNR and RNVR Auxiliary Patrol and Minesweepers - Harwich (WMR 22803)
Location:
Upper Dovercourt, Essex
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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Elgin City and Parish (WMR 6009)
Location:
Elgin, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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Durham County Constabulary WW1 (WMR 41878)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
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Members of the Stationery, Printing and Allied Trades of Belfast (WMR 88318)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, A
Memorial:
Leith Burgh Police WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 92266)
Location:
Kincardine, Fife

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Name:
Private J Johnston
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
17 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 276)