Fireman John Johnston

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 12 February 1918 (aged 37)

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Record:
JOHNSTON, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of John and Christina Johnston; husband of Catherine Johnston (nee Abernethy), of Prospect House, Hang Cliff Lane, Lerwick. Born at Lerwick.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Private John Johnston

Private John Johnston. Service number: S/10980. Unit: 5th Battalion, Cameron Highlanders. Death: 25 September 1915 Western Front. Son of John and Margaret Johnston, of 9, Great Northern Rd., Aberdeen.
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Name recorded:
Johnston, John
Memorial:
Carrickfergus Methodists (WMR 6445)
Location:
Carrickfergus, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Heaton Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34538)
Location:
Heaton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Arthuret WW1 (WMR 4287)
Location:
Longtown, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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St Andrews Church WW1 (WMR 44376)
Location:
Castle Douglas, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Isle of Whithorn Roll of Honour (WMR 72037)
Location:
Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Thornhill Masonic Lodge (WMR 72167)
Location:
Thornhill, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Eyemouth Auld Kirk WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 53471)
Location:
Eyemouth, Borders
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Maud (WMR 8604)
Location:
Maud, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Dalston Victory Hall, including Rolls of Honour (WMR 4279)
Location:
Dalston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Old Boys of Aberlour Orphanage (WMR 66182)
Location:
Aberlour, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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St Hildas Church - Cross (WMR 17840)
Location:
South Shields, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Robert Gordons College WW1 Pupils Book of Remembrance (WMR 44593)
Location:
Aberdeen, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Linacre County Primary School (WMR 2439)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Brampton and District Memorial Hospital (WMR 4290)
Location:
Brampton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Holytown Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 44551)
Location:
Holytown, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Bargeddie Parish Church (WMR 86778)
Location:
Bargeddie, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Glenboig Church (WMR 86613)
Location:
Glenboig, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Fintry (WMR 86372)
Location:
Fintry, Central
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Castle Carrock - WW1 (WMR 4296)
Location:
Castle Carrock, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Crail Royal British Legion - WW1 (WMR 5752)
Location:
Crail, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Forfar Academy WW1 (WMR 68969)
Location:
Forfar, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Kirkwall (WMR 2213)
Location:
Kirkwall, Orkney
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Glenaray and Inveraray Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 44608)
Location:
Inveraray, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Cuningham Memorial Presbyterian Church (WMR 6369)
Location:
Cullybackey, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Coupar Angus Abbey Church WW1 (Incorporating Coupar Angus North and South United Free Churches) (WMR 82219)
Location:
Coupar Angus, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Fifeshire Constabulary and Kinross-Shire Constabulary joint WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 85241)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Coupar Angus WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 82396)
Location:
Coupar Angus, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Belfast Corporation Staff Roll Of Honour (WMR 43476)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Newhaven Victoria School (WMR 47569)
Location:
Newhaven, Lothian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Belfast Corporation Staff Roll Of Honour (WMR 43476)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Dervock And District (WMR 43512)
Location:
Dervock, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Killearn War Memorial (WMR 5782)
Location:
Killearn,
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Clatt Public School (WMR 76558)
Location:
Clatt, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Old St Paul's Church (WMR 88939)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Christ Church - Plaque And Bells WW1 (WMR 47576)
Location:
Brampton, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Lasswade WW1 (WMR 89197)
Location:
Lasswade, Lothian
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Berwick upon Tweed Boys National School (WMR 91058)
Location:
Berwick Upon Tweed, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Newport on Tay and Forgan (WMR 44329)
Location:
Newport-on-Tay, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Taynuilt (WMR 44660)
Location:
Taynuilt, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Crail (WMR 5758)
Location:
Crail, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Dumfries (WMR 5859)
Location:
Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Stromness (WMR 44714)
Location:
Stromness, Orkney
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Tayport (WMR 44268)
Location:
Tayport, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Members of the Stationery, Printing and Allied Trades of Belfast (WMR 88318)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Dumbarton (WMR 84968)
Location:
Dumbarton, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, John
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Cowpen and Crofton Collieries - WW1 (WMR 33573)
Location:
Blyth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Johnston, J
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Glasgow Post Office (WMR 61949)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, J
Memorial:
St Anthonys Rc Church WW1 (WMR 2493)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside

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Name:
Captain Johnston
Context:
other
Date:
8 Feb 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 490)
Name:
Captain W T Johnston
Context:
other
Date:
16 Feb 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 324)